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Suicide bomb in market in Somalia capital kills 39

20 February 2017, 9:28 AM

Al Shabaab, the Islamist insurgent group that is fighting the UN-backed Somali government, did not immediately claim responsibility.

Somali court sentences seven al-Shabaab militants to death

14 February 2017, 11:58 AM

A military court in the northern Somalian town of Bosaso has sentenced seven suspected al-Shabaab Islamist militants to death.

Money from the Middle East fuelling tensions in the Horn of Africa

10 February 2017, 7:00 AM

Relations between the Horn of Africa and the Arabian Peninsula go back centuries, with trade playing a key component in binding their people together.

Rebel taxes and seizures drive hungry children out of Somalia

8 February 2017, 7:20 AM

Thousands of malnourished Somali women and children are fleeing into Ethiopia to escape Islamist militants who are taxing them and seizing their food, animals and land.

Somalia’s al Shabaab executes four men accused of spying

6 February 2017, 8:14 AM

The al Qaeda-linked group confirmed the executions, which took place on in Jamame district of lower Jubba region, Somalia.



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