Map. History of Al Shabab conflict

21 September 2017
2 month ago
Militants fire six rounds of mortars on Garbaharey capital of Gedo region tonight, casualties not yet known: residents
2 month ago
Two blasts heard in and outside Mogadishu, Somalia. The 1st one took place near KM13 while the 2nd blast happened in Mogadishus Howl-Wadag district
2 month ago
3 civilians were killed 8 injured after a car exploded at a checkpoint outside Mogadishu, officials say victims were passing by.
2 month ago
Four suicide bombers kill at least 15 in Maiduguri, Nigeria: police
2 month ago
Reports that a plane carrying TV journalists has crash-landed near Kibera in Kenya. Casualties unknown
Puntland security forces say they have captured a group of 14 Al-Shabab fighters heading for Galgala mountains; unclear when it happened.2 month ago
Puntland security forces say they have captured a group of 14 Al-Shabab fighters heading for Galgala mountains; unclear when it happened.
2 month ago
A professional runner from Kenya who was out training on a nature trail in the woods near his home in Maine says he encountered two charging black bears but was able to outrun them during a frantic sprint to a nearby vacant house for cover.
US hits al Shabab troops in 2 month ago
US hits al Shabab troops in "self defense" strike 300 miles SW of Mogadishu on July 4, per @USAfricaCommand
2 month ago
US military conducted airstrike in Somalia against al-Qaeda affiliated al-Shabaab "troop concentration" at 6:30 pm ET on July 4th
2 month ago
Somali militants kill 2 police during extended raid on Kenyan town
2 month ago
14 AlShabaab militants were Monday killed and 17 others injured in a fight with SNA backed by AMISOM in southern Somalia. Officials
2 month ago
Al-Shabab attacks Pandanguo police post in Lamu, Kenya, casualties reported.
2 month ago
U.S. carries out strike in Somalia against al Shabaab militant group - U.S. official tells
2 month ago
US forces conducted strike operation against AlShabaab Sunday. "We are currently assessing the results of the operation" : @USAfricaCommand
2 month ago
Possible airstrike has been reported on suspected Shabab militants in Kunyo Barrow town late Sunday, a source says vehicles were targeted.
2 month ago
Explosion in a car belonging to a businessman at Al-Baraka junction late in the evening, Mogadishu, one person is hurt: reports
2 month ago
Puntland executed 7 alleged Al-Shabab members convicted for role in killings and other terrorism charges
2 month ago
IED explosion damages AU military vehicle in Daynile district of Mogadishu early Friday, no casualties reported: source
2 month ago
Al-Shabab militia manoeuvres reported in Bakool near the camp of Mukhtar Robow Abu Mansour who was removed from terror list last week
2 month ago
Somalia, African Union troops have re-captured several villages from AlShabaab in Middle Shabelle region - Media reports
The Chadian military claimed to have killed 162 Boko Haram fighters during clashes on islands on Lake Chad2 month ago
The Chadian military claimed to have killed 162 Boko Haram fighters during clashes on islands on Lake Chad
Black Hawks make a Mogadishu comeback2 month ago
Black Hawks make a Mogadishu comeback
2 month ago
Senior military officer shot dead by suspected militants in his home in El-Wak, Somalia: residents
3 month ago
At least 4 were killed in El-Wak after 5 militants attacked equity bank; 2 guards, a cashier among the dead, assailants escaped: residents
3 month ago
Gunmen thought to be Al-Shabab militants have attacked equity bank branch in El-Wak Kenya, this morning, casualties reported.
3 month ago
At least 4 govt soldiers wounded when bomb explosion went off in Barder town. No group says it carried out. Somalia
3 month ago
Mustaqbal radio says its staff are all safe after a suicide bomber hit a nearby building. 8 people dead, over 10 wounded in Mogadishu blast
3 month ago
Jubbaland authorities have confirmed that their minister of youth Mohamed Mohamud Aw Libax was killed in today's suicide blast im Mogadishu
At least 8 people are dead after suicide car bombing of Mogadishu police station; three of them are women: source3 month ago
At least 8 people are dead after suicide car bombing of Mogadishu police station; three of them are women: source
3 month ago
At least four people are reported to have been killed in a suicde blast on Waberi police station, most of them were pedestrians