Truck Bomb Kills at Least 20 in Somalia’s Capital

A huge explosion from a truck bomb killed at least 20 people in Mogadishu, the police said on Saturday, and shaken residents called it the

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Somali defense minister and Army Cheif resign

Somalia’s defense minister and army chief have resigned as the al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab group steps up attacks on army bases across south and central Somalia. An

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5 Shabaab terrorists killed in KDF raid
- Oct 10, 2017
Kenya Defence Forces soldiers make their way to Boni Forest, Lamu County, on October 4, 2015 to flush out Shabaab militants. KDF soldiers have killed several Shabaab fighters. PHOTO | ...
Somalia: Ousted Somali State President Re-instated, Declares State Of Emergency
- Oct 4, 2017
Ousted president of Somalia's Galmudug State Ahmed Haaf has declared a three-month state of emergency after he was re-instated amid the political crisis in the semi-autonomous region. The re-instatement was followed ...
Canada defends refugee system as Somali immigrant charged in attack
- Oct 3, 2017
Canada defended its immigration and refugee vetting system on Monday after a Somali immigrant, who had drawn scrutiny for his alleged extremist views, was charged with attempted murder for a ...
Somalia:Chinese oil companies behind unlawful “extradition” of a Somali to Ethiopia
- Oct 2, 2017
A Chinese oil company was involved in the smuggling of a former Somali rebel officer, Colonel Abdikariim Sheikh Muse, to Ethiopia because his organization of the Ogaden National Liberation Front ...
Turkey opens its largest overseas military training center in Somalia
- Oct 1, 2017
The newly-constructed facility, where 200 Turkish military officers will train 10,000 Somali soldiers, was inaugurated by the Turkish chief of staff Gen. Hulusi Akar and Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali ...
Somalia’s al Shabaab militants attack military base outside Mogadishu, say kill 17 soldiers
- Sep 29, 2017
Somalia’s al Shabaab fighters attacked a military base outside the capital Mogadishu using car bombs and guns, killing 17 soldiers and taking control of the base and a nearby town, ...
We are not UN employees, Museveni tells AMISOM Share Tweet Email Share Share Share
- Sep 24, 2017
President Museveni has told countries contributing troops to the peace keeping mission in Somalia that they are not United Nations (UN) employees but allies offering pan-Africanism services. The President made the ...
Somalia:Great Jubilation Can Farmaajo Meet Expectancies
- Sep 20, 2017
The election of Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo, on Feb. 8, 2017, has been welcomed by the Somali people throughout the country and in the diaspora with great jubilation. The elation was ...

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