US commando killed, four wounded in Somalia attack

An American commando was killed Friday in an attack in southern Somalia that also wounded four US military personnel along with a Somali soldier,...

Al-Shabaab clash with Somali and AU troops in central Somalia

Heavy fighting reported between Somali troops backed by Djibouti peacekeepers and Al-Shabaab in Hiran region of central Somalia on Tuesday, residents, and officials said. The...

Five KDF soldiers killed in surprise attack by Al Shabaab

At least five Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers have reportedly been killed by Al Shabaab. The soldiers were ambushed by the Islamic militant group en...

Former diplomat shot dead inside AU base in Mogadishu

Peace activist former Somalia’s first secretary at the embassy in Kenya, Almas Elman shot dead in a heavily fortified compound in Mogadishu on Wednesday. It...

Hiran Intelligence chief sacked in a new security shake-up

The commander of the Intelligence department in Hiran region, central Somalia, Abdulkadir Mohamud has been sacked in a new major security shake-up on Friday. The chief...

US-backed Somali troops raid Al Shabaab camp in southern Somalia

Somali commandos backed by American special forces carried out a joint operation against Al-Shabaab in the main the militant-held town of Jilib in Middle...

Galmudug and Puntland states trade blames over Mudug conflict

The rival Galmudug and Puntland states have traded accusations over the start of Inter-clan conflict in eastern Mudug region in central Somalia. The command of...

Kenya officially out of the maritime dispute case at ICJ

Kenya has officially withdrawn from the sea border dispute case at the International Court of Justice , sources revealed to Radio Shabelle. The Hague Based International...

UK opens army training facility for Somali forces

The UK officially opened a training facility in Somalia on Saturday for the Somali National Army (SNA), as the Horn of African country readies...

Suspected Al-Shabab militants kill 12 in north Mozambique

Twelve people have been killed in a suspected Islamist militant attack in northern Mozambique, with thousands of villagers fleeing into neighbouring Tanzania, police sources...

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