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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.

26 dead, 56 injured in attack on Somali hotel: official

13 July 2019, 10:53 AM

At least 26 people, including many foreigners, were killed and 56 injured in a suicide bomb and gun attack claimed by Al-Shabaab militants on a popular hotel in southern Somalia, a top regional official said Saturday. 

Kenya court convicts three for role in 2015 Garissa massacre

19 June 2019, 8:12 PM

A Nairobi court on Wednesday found three men guilty of abetting Somali jihadists who carried out a 2015 attack on Garissa University in northeast Kenya in which 148 people were killed.

28 out of 49 African countries have anti-homosexuality laws

10 June 2019, 9:46 AM

More than half of the countries in sub-Saharan Africa have anti-homosexuality laws, although others have moved towards legal tolerance, watchdogs say.

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US air strike kills three ISIS fighters in Somali region

27 April 2019, 8:17 PM

A US air strike killed three fighters from the Islamic State in the Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region on Friday, a US military official said, two weeks after the group’s deputy leader was killed in a strike.



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