Map. History of Al Shabab conflict

20 July 2018
The group are also planning two separate attacks, the potential target locations are hotels and popular areas in Mogadishu, timing remains unknown – source
Security forces have reportedly apprehended two planted vehicles while two others (thought to be trucks) are still missing: sources
Al Shabab militants are planning to conduct a massive attack against Mogadishu airport by using AU vehicles, uniforms or possibly ID cards. Most of Somali workers were sent back to their homes – report
Sound of a large explosion heard in Mogadishu – report
AU to reduce troops in Somalia by 1,000 this year.
Islamic State's footprint spreading in northern Somalia: U.N.
Five of the 17 Kenyan fishermen arrested  by Ugandan authorities in Lake Victoria freed after paying Sh11,000 fine each.8 month ago
Five of the 17 Kenyan fishermen arrested by Ugandan authorities in Lake Victoria freed after paying Sh11,000 fine each.
Nyeri Governor Gakuru Kariuki dies in road accident
8 month ago
Several police men including officers killed in an Alshabaab ambush near Elwak town, vehicles burnt.
Nasa vows to continue with economic boycott
8 month ago
Four men were beheaded by AlShabaab in Bu'ale town after being accused of spying for Somalia and Ethiopia
Police officers residential quarters at Kasarani Police station is burning. Cause of fire not known.
8 month ago
Al Shabab publicly executed four men for being Somali and Ethiopian spies in Buale town, Southern Somalia-reports
The main suspect in the fatal stabbing of former Kenya Simbas player Mike Okombe has been apprehended by police
U.S. official says two strikes were carried out against Islamic State militants in northeastern Somalia
Kenya opposition supporters urged to boycott three companies
Two Al-Shabaab militants were killed in battle with KDF in Lamu County, Kenya Defence Forces spokesman David Obonyo said.
An eyewitness confirmed, 3 people wounded after a bomb fitted into a car went off near Banaadir junction in Mogadishu. Somalia
AlShabaab ambushed a convoy carrying government troops in Burhakaba town. Somalia
8 month ago
Hundreds of Ethiopian troops were deployed to Luuq town in Gedo region to conduct massive operations against Al Shabab – sources
Kenya chief justice says police 'enhanced' security after shooting
Niger defense minister asks U.S. to deploy armed drones against militants
8 month ago
Gunfire heard in Eritrea's capital as protests break out, U.S. embassy says
8 month ago
Hearing reports of an explosion in Bosaso
Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga lambasts "sham" election and vows a campaign of civil disobedience and peaceful protest
Abu Mansuur was former Al Shabab deputy leader and spokesman before he surrendered himself to the federal government of Somalia months ago
Former Al Shabab spy boss Sakariye Ismail is shortlisted to be next NISA chief following the sacking of Abdullahi Sanbaloolshe
IEBC declares Kenyatta re-elected in repeat presidential election.
President Uhuru Kenyatta en route to Bomas of Kenya
Kenyatta wins disputed Kenya elections with 98.2 percent : official
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