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World - Africa
5/24/2022 8:35:46 PM
Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Roble on Tuesday suspended Foreign Minister Abdisaid Muse Ali for abuse of power.

World - Africa
5/17/2022 6:29:13 PM
Somalia's newly-elected president on Tuesday thanked his US counterpart Joe Biden for ordering the redeployment of American troops to the Horn of Africa nation to combat the Al-Shabaab militant group.

World - Africa
5/16/2022 7:18:10 PM
President Joe Biden has ordered the reestablishment of a US troop presence in Somalia to help local authorities combat the Al-Shabaab militant group, a senior American official told reporters Monday.

World - Africa
5/3/2022 2:15:12 PM
Heavily armed Al-Shabaab jihadists stormed an African Union (AU) base in Somalia on Tuesday, triggering a fierce firefight that left an unknown number of casualties, a local military commander and witnesses said.

World - Africa
3/24/2022 4:34:14 PM
The death toll from twin attacks in central Somalia on Wednesday night has climbed above 30, the police chief in Beledweyne district told AFP on Thursday.

World - Africa
3/23/2022 2:01:22 PM
Gunfire erupted near Mogadishu's airport Wednesday as security forces clashed with armed men attempting to storm a heavily fortified area of the Somali capital, witnesses said, with Al-Shabaab insurgents claiming responsibility.

World - Region
1/18/2022 9:50:32 PM
At least four people died and nine were others wounded Tuesday when a suicide bomber blew himself up in a restaurant near an army barracks in the Somali capital, police officials and witnesses said.

World - Africa
1/12/2022 2:59:57 PM
Six people were killed on Wednesday in a devastating car bomb explosion in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, a security official and witnesses said.

World - Africa
1/3/2022 11:13:32 AM
Six people have been killed and homes torched in a grisly attack Monday by suspected Al-Shabaab militants in a Kenyan coastal region bordering Somalia, police and government officials said.

World - Region
12/30/2021 6:23:47 PM
At least four people were killed on Thursday when fighters from the Al-Shabaab jihadist group raided a town near Somalia's capital Mogadishu, police said.

World - Africa
11/25/2021 2:05:45 PM
Eight people were killed in a car bombing near a school in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Thursday, police said, the latest attack claimed by Al-Shabaab jihadists in the troubled country.

World - Region
9/25/2021 1:03:27 PM
A car bomb exploded at a checkpoint near Somalia's presidential palace Saturday, killing eight people and was claimed by the Al-Shabaab jihadist group, police said

World - Africa
9/14/2021 7:14:37 PM
The bombing was claimed the by Al-Qaeda linked Al-Shabaab Islamist group, which has been fighting to topple Somalia's federal government since 2007 and has carried out waves of attacks

World - Africa
6/28/2021 11:38:15 AM
Thirty people, including 17 soldiers and 13 civilians, died in the fighting, Awale said

World - Africa
5/1/2021 7:25:49 PM
The crisis has raised fears that al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab insurgents could exploit a security vacuum if state forces split along clan lines and turn on each other

World - Africa
4/28/2021 3:19:37 PM
Earlier this month, the lower house of parliament voted to extend his four-year term by another two years. The Senate rejected the move, provoking a political crisis

World - Africa
3/28/2021 12:05:45 PM
In a video released late Saturday, Abou Obaida Ahmad Omar lashed out at Djibouti's President Ismail Omar Guelleh, who has been in power since 1999 and is set to win a fifth term in elections on April 9

World - Africa
3/25/2021 2:55:25 PM
There was no immediate claim of responsibility. Somalia's Islamist group al Shabaab has, in the past, conducted similar attacks on the base and airport

World - Africa
3/6/2021 9:52:41 PM
On Friday al Shabaab said they had freed 400 prisoners in a raid on the main prison in Bosaso, Puntland's largest commercial city, in the early hours of Friday

World - Africa
3/5/2021 2:50:38 PM
Al Shabaab said it had freed at least 400 prisoners, many of them its members, in its assault on the main prison in Bosaso, Puntland's largest city, in the early hours of Friday. The authorities did not confirm that figure

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