Map. History of Al Shabab conflict

21 September 2017
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Suspected IED explosion is reported near security and Youth ministries in Mogadishu. Somalia
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AlShabaab fighters have fired mortar shells in Baardheere town in Gedo region. One person has killed the mortars. Somalia
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Suspected Kenyan fighter jets have bombed Galashuunbi village west of Kismayo on last night residents Somalia
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Just hours after Pres Uhuru Kenyatta declared a major operation, Shabab militants attacked a camp near Mokowe in Lamu County:reports
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Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta declares major security operation in Lamu county following successive Al-Shabab attacks
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Large explosions heard as allied forces were returning back to Kismayo town. No deaths and injuries reported. Somalia
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5 Militants 1 Policeman killed in a confrontation on the outskirts of Qoryoley tonight: Reports
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KDF jets bombed houses in Funuje area, about 20km north of the town, where senior Commanders had meeting earlier on Sunday. Somalia
Shabaab's new Swahili-language video series from Kenya also highlights Ugandan fighters, like this one.2 month ago
Shabaab's new Swahili-language video series from Kenya also highlights Ugandan fighters, like this one.
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Suspected Al-Shabab militants hijacked a vehicle with 6 occupants in Lamu, among them a top state official
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Somali commandos with US soldiers raided Al Shabab positions in Kuunya Barow Lower Shabeelle region
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Militants fire six rounds of mortars on Garbaharey capital of Gedo region tonight, casualties not yet known: residents
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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
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3 civilians were killed 8 injured after a car exploded at a checkpoint outside Mogadishu, officials say victims were passing by.
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Four suicide bombers kill at least 15 in Maiduguri, Nigeria: police
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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.
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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
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US military conducted airstrike in Somalia against al-Qaeda affiliated al-Shabaab "troop concentration" at 6:30 pm ET on July 4th
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Somali militants kill 2 police during extended raid on Kenyan town
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14 AlShabaab militants were Monday killed and 17 others injured in a fight with SNA backed by AMISOM in southern Somalia. Officials
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Al-Shabab attacks Pandanguo police post in Lamu, Kenya, casualties reported.
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U.S. carries out strike in Somalia against al Shabaab militant group - U.S. official tells
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US forces conducted strike operation against AlShabaab Sunday. "We are currently assessing the results of the operation" : @USAfricaCommand
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Possible airstrike has been reported on suspected Shabab militants in Kunyo Barrow town late Sunday, a source says vehicles were targeted.
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Explosion in a car belonging to a businessman at Al-Baraka junction late in the evening, Mogadishu, one person is hurt: reports
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Puntland executed 7 alleged Al-Shabab members convicted for role in killings and other terrorism charges
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IED explosion damages AU military vehicle in Daynile district of Mogadishu early Friday, no casualties reported: source
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Al-Shabab militia manoeuvres reported in Bakool near the camp of Mukhtar Robow Abu Mansour who was removed from terror list last week