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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...

Battle rages after Mogadishu hotel attack,...

Battle rages after Mogadishu hotel attack,...

Africa

Fri, Mar 1 2019

The attack, on a hotel popular with government officials, is part of a pattern of Al Shabaab assaults...

Suspected car bomb targets Somali govt...

Suspected car bomb targets Somali govt...

Africa

Mon, Sep 10 2018

The vehicle had rammed into a security checkpoint before exploding

Somalia's al Shabaab claims attack in...

Somalia's al Shabaab claims attack in...

Africa

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Al Shabaab is fighting to overthrow Somalia’s central government and establish its own rule based...

50 dead after cyclone hits Horn of...

50 dead after cyclone hits Horn of...

Africa

Wed, May 23 2018

Somaliland's President Musa Bihi said the region needed emergency help

UAE extends military reach in Yemen...

UAE extends military reach in Yemen...

Middle East

Sun, May 13 2018

The UAE has hired senior foreign military officers to modernize its army, including Australia's former...

US Supreme Court appears ready to uphold...

US Supreme Court appears ready to uphold...

North America

Thu, Apr 26 2018

The current version, announced in September, prohibits entry into the United States of most people from...

US Supreme Court leans toward upholding...

US Supreme Court leans toward upholding...

North America

Wed, Apr 25 2018

The Supreme Court on December 4 signalled it may lean toward backing Trump when it granted on a 7-2 vote...

Missing Somali students surrender to...

Missing Somali students surrender to...

Dhaka

Tue, Mar 27 2018

These students told the police that they went into hiding after not being able to pay their tuition...

6 Somali students missing in Dhaka for...

6 Somali students missing in Dhaka for...

Dhaka

Sat, Mar 24 2018

The passports of the six Somali students are still with the IUBAT authorities