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Car bombs, gunfire hit government military base in southern Somalia

14 August 2019, 2:44 PM

A government military base in the Lower Shabelle region of Somalia was struck by car bombs and gunfire on Wednesday, residents and a military officer said, and the al Qaeda-linked Al Shabaab group claimed responsibility for the attack.

Somalia hotel siege over, 12 dead

13 July 2019, 9:12 AM

At least 12 people were killed and 30 others wounded when Al-Shabab militants stormed a popular hotel in the southern Somalia town of Kismayo, security officials and witnesses said Saturday.

Somalia security forces end militant attack on hotel that killed 13: police officer

13 July 2019, 7:42 AM

Somalia’s security forces on Saturday ended an overnight attack by the al Shabaab militant group on a hotel in the southern port city of Kismayu that killed at least 13, a police officer said.

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Somalia cuts diplomatic ties with Guinea

5 July 2019, 3:16 PM

Somalia has cut diplomatic relations with Guinea after the head of the self-proclaimed Republic of Somaliland visited the West African country, the foreign ministry in Mogadishu has said.

Four dead, several injured, in Somalia suicide bombing

14 May 2019, 2:54 PM

A suicide bomber killed at least four people and injured several others Tuesday after detonating a car packed with explosives in Mogadishu, Somali security forces said.

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Millions in urgent need of food in Somalia: Aid agencies

13 May 2019, 2:43 PM

An estimated 2.2 Million people in Somalia are in urgent need of food following below average rains in the country.

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U.S. air strike kills 13 ISIS fighters in Somalia: U.S. military

10 May 2019, 11:07 AM

A U.S. air strike killed 13 ISIS fighters in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region on Wednesday, the U.S. military said, days after another strike killed three.


Somalia explosion wounds more than 10 people

23 March 2019, 3:16 PM

At least 11 people have been wounded after gunmen set off explosions and stormed government ministries in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu.

Big explosion hits Somalia’s Mogadishu

23 March 2019, 11:10 AM

A big explosion was heard in the heart of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Saturday, with a plume of smoke seen above the scene of blast, a Reuters witness reported.

Somalia’s Al Shabaab group claims attack in Nairobi: SITE

15 January 2019, 4:45 PM

The Al-Shabaab group in Somalia on Tuesday claimed responsibility for an ongoing attack in the Kenyan capital, according to the SITE Intelligence Group which monitors jihadist activities.



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