3 month ago
“No matter who wins, the process needs to be free and fair” says @hrw @onamwaya regarding Kenya’s upcoming elections
Canadian, American opposition advisers being deported from Kenya ahead of presidential election.
3 month ago
Photos from the scene of Dar al Farooq, an Islamic Center in Bloomington, MN, run by the Somali community which was 'bombed' earlier today.
U.S.-based company that works on campaign data confirms that its CEO, another staffer were detained and faced deportation in Kenya: AP
Immigration officials were holding the American and the Canadian at Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, a police official told AP
High Commission of Canada providing consular assistance to Canadian detained in Nairobi, Kenya, says Global Affairs Canada
Suspected Al Shabab gunmen shot killed Galgudud region governor, Mohamed Ali Elmi, in Mogadishu's Yaqshid district-sources
Mogadishu explosion: Two people including a woman killed, five others reportedly wounded. The blast took place near Ambassador
Conflicting reports are coming from the scene of the blast in Mogadishu, reports say Seytuni restuarent has been targeted while others denied
Large explosion has taken place near Ambassador hotel, Maka Al Mukarama road im Mogadishu, Somalia
Al Shabaab claims that its forces have taken control over Lego city in Lower Shabelle, after Ugandan army retreat. Somalia
3 month ago
Statement from @USAfricaCommand confirms death of Ali Muhammad Hussein in somalia strike; VOA confirmed this from defense official Tuesday
Somalia drone strike UPDATE: Pentagon now says Ali Jabal, senior al-Shabaab terrorist, killed in July 30th strike, statement
Al-Shabab retake the strategic Leego town shortly after AU peacekeepers withdrew early Friday: residents
Reports @amisomsomalia troops withdraw from Leego town, Al Shabab retakes the town immediately
Withdrawal of Ugandan troops from Leego underway, regional admin wasn't informed: minister
Residents in Leego say Ugandan troops stationed there are "preparing to vacate" town; Leego 120km w of Mogadishu is a crucial base for ops.
A roadside bomb targets Jubaland army convoy in Yontooy district in Lower Jubba region, casualties are reported
3 month ago
Kenya's Mombasa airport puts on high security alert when a British man carrying 42 bullets arrested while heading to London.
Deadly AlShabaab attack hits Kenyan police station in Mandera, leaving a police officer dead and burning vehicles down.
At least 3 dead and several others injured in an AlShabaab ambush attack on bus traveling on Garsen road in Lamu. Kenya
Deadly explosion hits army cheickpoint in Mogadishu.
US defence official tells former Al Shabab shadow for Mog Ali Jabal was killed by US
Senior Al Shabab commander killed in a join operation in Somalia
Large explosion hits a convoy carrying Somali military forces near Siinka Dheer outside Mogadishu. Casualties unknown
3 month ago
Former Al-Shabab mayor for Mogadishu Ali Jabal was killed by US strike near Tooratorow in Lower Shabelle region, Somalia
Somali government says it believes that former Al-Shabab mayor for Mogadishu Ali Mohamed Hussein aka Jabal was killed by US airstrike
Update: Official is targeted by an IED explosion planted in the car; person not yet identified.
_Farmaajo summons security officials following the recently clashes between Somali security forces in Mogadishu
3 month ago [email protected]
confirms that US conducted a successful kinetic strike operation against Al Shabab militants, killing one fighter
Harakat al-Shabaab al-Mujahideen. Is a Salafist jihadist fundamentalist group based in East Africa.Al-Shabaab is an offshoot of the Islamic Courts Union (ICU), which splintered into several smaller factions after its defeat in 2006 by Somalia's Transitional Federal Government (TFG) and the TFG's Ethiopian military allies
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Al Shabab Somalia government Puntland authorities
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