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Suicide car bomb in Somalia kills at...

Somalia suicide car bomb kills 8

Africa

Sat, Sep 25 2021

Al Shabaab, which wants to overthrow the government and impose its interpretation of Islamic law, claimed...

Nine killed in Mogadishu suicide...

Nine dead in Mogadishu bombing

Africa

Tue, Sep 14 2021

The bombing was claimed the by Al-Qaeda linked Al-Shabaab Islamist group, which has been fighting to...

8 killed in Mogadishu by suicide bomb...

8 killed in Mogadishu by suicide...

Africa

Sat, Jul 10 2021

The group, which wants to overthrow the government and impose its strict interpretation of Islamic sharia...

30 killed in al Shabaab attack in...

30 killed in al Shabaab attack in...

Africa

Mon, Jun 28 2021

Thirty people, including 17 soldiers and 13 civilians, died in the fighting

15 dead in suicide bombing at Somalia...

15 dead in suicide bombing at Somalia...

Africa

Tue, Jun 15 2021

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, the deadliest in the capital for 18...

Somali opposition fighters cordon off...

Somali opposition fighters block parts...

Africa

Mon, Apr 26 2021

Witnesses reported armed men and vehicles mounted with machine guns were stationed in opposition stronghold...

20 killed by suicide car bomb near restaurant...

Suicide car bomb kills 20 in Somalia...

Africa

Sat, Mar 6 2021

No one claimed responsibility for the blast yet

At least three dead in Shabaab attack...

Three dead in Shabaab attack on Mogadishu...

Africa

Mon, Feb 1 2021

The attack began Sunday afternoon when a car bomb exploded at the entrance of the Hotel Afrik

Trump to withdraw most troops from Somalia...

Trump to withdraw most troops from...

Africa

Sat, Dec 5 2020

The withdrawal was ordered to be completed by January 15, the same deadlines for drawdowns in Afghanistan...

6 dead after suicide bomber attacks...

6 dead in suicide bombing in...

Africa

Tue, Nov 17 2020

Al Qaeda-allied Islamist group al Shabaab frequently carries out bombings in Mogadishu

13 Somali soldiers killed after military,...

13 Somali soldiers killed by al...

Africa

Thu, Oct 15 2020

Al Shabaab has battled since 2008 to overthrow Somalia's internationally-recognized central government...

Somalia names new PM, announces plan...

Somalia names new PM, announces plan...

Africa

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The UN had described the pursuit of one-person, one-vote elections as a ‘historic milestone’...

Report: Suspected arms dealers moved...

Report: Suspected arms dealers moved...

Africa

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The Central Bank of Somalia, which regulates money transfer firms, said it was unaware of the...

Somaliland launches representative office...

Somaliland launches representative office...

East Asia

Wed, Sep 9 2020

Taiwan has been engaged in a diplomatic tug-of-war with Beijing for decades in which each side tries...

16 killed in Somali hotel attack claimed...

16 killed in Somali hotel attack

Africa

Mon, Aug 17 2020

Militants stormed the high-end Elite Hotel in Lido beach, detonated a car bomb and then opened fire with...

Amnesty: US air strikes killed civilians...

Amnesty: US air strikes killed civilians...

Africa

Wed, Apr 1 2020

A US airstrike in the town of Jilib on February 2 hit a family having a meal

Al-Shabaab claims credit for Somalia...

Al-Shabaab claims credit for Somalia...

Africa

Tue, Dec 31 2019

Among the dead were 16 students from the private Banadir university whose bus was passing through the...

Death toll in Somalia bombing climbs...

Death toll in Somalia bombing climbs...

Africa

Mon, Dec 30 2019

No one has claimed responsibility, though President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed blamed Islamist group...

26 killed in deadly Somalia hotel...

26 killed in deadly Somalia hotel...

Africa

Sat, Jul 13 2019

Three Kenyans, three Tanzanians, two Americans, one Briton and one Canadian were among the dead

US air strike kills 13 Islamic State...

US air strike kills 13 Islamic State...

Africa

Fri, May 10 2019

The US military has stepped up its campaign of air strikes in Somalia since President Donald Trump took...

Al Shabaab attack on Somali ministry...

Al Shabaab attack on Somali ministry...

Africa

Sun, Mar 24 2019

Al Shabaab, which is trying to topple Somalia's western backed central government, was ejected from...