Map. History of Al Shabab conflict

17 July 2018
Kenya police fire teargas at demonstrators demanding TV stations reopen
Kenyan police briefly detain legislator over opposition leader's 'swearing in'
5 month ago
Al Shabab militants have recaptured El-Wak town in Somalia's Gedo province following the withdrawal of Somali national army forces on Friday morning
Kenya arrests lawyer, keeps TV stations shut after Odinga 'inauguration'
Kenya's High Court orders government to end shutdown of top TV stations over mock inauguration
Kenyan High Court has suspended the shutdown of 3 private television stations.
Kenyan TV stations to stay shut after covering opposition 'inauguration'
Kenya designates the "National Resistance Movement" as an organized criminal group, just hours after 2017 candidate Raila Odinga declared himself 'president'
Kenyan opposition leader Odinga swears himself in as 'president'
Tensions grip Kenya as defeated presidential candidate and opposition leader Raila Odinga readies to be sworn in as 'alternative president'
Kenya police fire teargas to disperse opposition supporters
Thousands gather in Nairobi for opposition leader's 'swearing in' ceremony
Kenya's Citizen TV switched off on all platforms while NTV also off but on free-to-air platform ahead of Odinga swearing in
A Ugandan national who is said to be a chef has been shot dead inside UNICEF compound in Mogadishu. Attacker is believed to be a former security guard at the compound who was fired from the job, investigators arrived the scene, perpetrator 'escaped': security sources.
5 month ago
AlShabaab claims to have burned an armored vehicle carrying Ethiopian soldiers in explosion in Bardale town
Reports that a vehicle carrying Somali soldiers was the target of the blast,One civilian wounded-residents
Roadside explosion took place near Ex-Digfer hospital in Mogadishu's Hodan district- Sources
Somalia lures defectors in new push against insurgents
Former Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar applies to withdraw his petition against Governor Joho's win; alleges partiality of the judge, Justice Lydia Achode.
Armed men attacked a police station in Ghana's capital Accra, killing an officer, freeing unknown number of cell inmates: local media
5 month ago
A US military official tells me that US Special Operations Forces participated in a Jan. 18 Somali-led raid on an al-Shabaab camp in the Middle Shabelle region that helped rescue approx. 30 Somali child conscripts. US forces were in an advisory role
US airstrike kills four Al Shabab militants near Kismaayo town on Thursday according to @USAfricaCommand
US airstrike targets alShabab near Kismayo Somalia, killing 4 militants per @USAfricaCommand. No civilians killed per officials5 month ago
US airstrike targets alShabab near Kismayo Somalia, killing 4 militants per @USAfricaCommand. No civilians killed per officials
US forces backed Somali commandos have destroyed an Al Shabab training camp in Lower Shabelle province, killing at least 10 militants
Mombasa County commissioner Evans Achoki directs school heads to allow students to continue wearing their primary school uniforms, until their parents can buy them secondary school uniforms
NASA says swearing-in of Raila, Kalonzo to go on
Kajiado security team is on high alert to ensure the protection of elephants after county residents vowed to kill them.
6 month ago
At least three militants were killed in the attack on Daynunay, while 1 govt soldier was injured in Gofgudud Burey, per regional security source. Both bases locate in Bay region of Somalia
Four dead, more than 10 injured after a bus rammed into a stationary truck between Habaswein and Laghboghol in Wajir County RipoffKenya
6 month ago
The Somali national army radio is reporting that Danab special forces have 'destroyed' Al-Shabab militia outposts in Leego town area killing 10 militants on Friday. Leego remains one of the towns in Lower Shabelle region controlled by the group since Aug when AU troops vacated it
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