Map. History of Al Shabab conflict

15 December 2018
US military says it carried out 2 new air strikes killed six AlShabaab fighters near Harardhere town. It's the 5th air strike in 3 days in the same region killing a total of 50 AlShabaab militants.
Kenya has lost 40 percent of its giraffes during the past 30 years, according to the head of the country's wildlife service
US Africa Command: U.S. forces conducted an airstrike targeting al-Shabaab militants in the vicinity of Quy Cad, Somalia on November 20. "We currently assess this airstrike killed seven militants".
Two people were shot dead by gunmen in Bakara, the biggest market in Mogadishu.
3 week ago
US forces conducted 2 airstrikes near Debatscile, Somalia targeting al-Shabaab militants on Monday. [email protected] assessed the first strike killed 27 militants and the 2nd killed 10 militants. These were the 30th and 31st US airstrikes in Somalia in 2018
Somali MP Dahir Amin Jesow survives bomb explosion after an IED device fitted to his car exploded near Maka hotel in Mogadishu
Reports of explosion near Maka Al Mukarama hotel in Somali capital Mogadishu
Somalia AQ/al Shabaab claims killing and injuring 4 Somali government militia in Yayali area and several Ethipian troops near Bardali3 week ago
Somalia AQ/al Shabaab claims killing and injuring 4 Somali government militia in Yayali area and several Ethipian troops near Bardali
Kenyan security agency says four Al-Shabaab militants have been killed in an operation carried out between Lamu and Garissa towns.
Al-Shabaab's Andalus radio station in Jilib town hit in airstrike, Somali Govt radio has reported. The station didn't specify when the strike took place. Jilib is an Al-Shabaab stronghold in southern Somalia.
At least one person killed another injured in an IED explosion outside Mogadishu, Sunday, witnesses. Reports say the deceased victim is a government soldier the injured person is a civilian.
Multiple casualties reported following bomb explosion near Somali capital Mogadishu
Islamic State warns Shabaab of impending battle in Somalia4 week ago
Islamic State warns Shabaab of impending battle in Somalia
Somalia: Somali police force commander Gen Bashir Abdi Mohamed says five members of the police have been arrested for using different aliases to collect salaries from the police and army, says that the five will be prosecuted for using false IDs to obtain public funds.
Kenya urges the @EUinKenya to consider giving Kenyan products full access to its market after signing the EPAs agreement.
Somali police: At least 17 people were killed when three car bombs exploded in front of a hotel in Mogadishu
A third explosion and heavy gunfire heard in Mogadishu. Target(s) unknown, but all blasts took place in the KM4 vicinity.
Two explosions in Mogadishu and exchange of fire after
A car parked at a car wash near Hotel Muna in Hamar-weyne exploded, casualties feared.
1 month ago
A truck carrying militiamen opened fire on UN convoy while travelling between Galkacyo and Adado towns in central Somalia. UN condemns the latest attack. No one was killed or injured in the attack.
Al-Shabaab militants say it had killed three AMISOM soldiers and injured 7 others in a roadside bomb targets a convoy at ex control Balad in today's morning. AMISOM didn't comment on claimed by al Shabaab while there has been no independent confirmation of the casualties
AlShabaab founder, Mukhtar Robow Abu Mansour has been cleared to run for public office in Somalia as he receives eligibility certificate for the candidacy of Nov 17, leadership in regional election.
Lightning kills two students, including a KCPE candidate, in Ndhiwa, Homa Bay as they were playing football; two others admitted to hospital.
An explosive device attached into a car belonging to a govt official have been reported near Sayidka junction, few km away from presidential palace in Mogadishu, the identity of the official still unclear. Ambulances rushed to the scene
Reports of an explosion in the vicinity of Dabka junction, Mogadishu.
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Ethiopian troops with battle wagons and trucks all full of soldiers and guns entered Guri'el town, some 400 km north of Somali capital Mogadishu.
The African Union in Somalia (@amisomsomalia ) denies claims by AlShabaab. The mission confirmed 4 soldiers injured in explosion near Baladweyne town
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