29 September 2022
4 Monat zuvor
Mogadishu residents cited two fighter jets cruising at low altitudes and shooting flares, a rare and night fly over the city. US Prez @JoeBiden has recently approved a plan to redeploy troops to Somalia as AlShabab escalates offensive attacks
The White House: The redeployment of US forces in Somalia aims to counter the threats posed by Al-Shabaab
4 Monat zuvor
"While there's risk, it's manageable," says @PressSec of the decision by @POTUS to redeploy US troops to Somalia
@POTUS approves request to "reestablish a small, persistent US military presence in Somalia" a senior administration official confirms to reporters
4 Monat zuvor
Hassan Sheikh Mahmoud elected president of Somalia
Hassan Sheikh Mohamud garners 110 votes to win second round of Somalia's Presidential election. Beats incumbent President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo (83), Saed Abdullahi Deni (68) and Hassan Ali Khaire (63). Mohamud and Farmaajo progress into a third round
Somalia's capital Mogadishu is under lockdown, and people remain indoors after the Somali police force command announced a 33 hour curfew on Saturday. A spot check by Dalsan TV established deserted streets ahead of the Presidential election which is set to be held today4 Monat zuvor
Somalia's capital Mogadishu is under lockdown, and people remain indoors after the Somali police force command announced a 33 hour curfew on Saturday. A spot check by Dalsan TV established deserted streets ahead of the Presidential election which is set to be held today
4 Monat zuvor
A bomb blast hits a restaurant frequented by Somali military soldiers in Wadajir district of Mogadishu
President @M_Farmaajo has registered his candidacy with the election committee4 Monat zuvor
President @M_Farmaajo has registered his candidacy with the election committee
Two Al-Shabaab fighters dressed in military uniforms surrender themselves to the authorities in Bardere, Gedo region after defecting from the militant group to live in peace, they said. Somalia4 Monat zuvor
Two Al-Shabaab fighters dressed in military uniforms surrender themselves to the authorities in Bardere, Gedo region after defecting from the militant group to live in peace, they said. Somalia
Cargo ship runs aground on Port of Bosaaso4 Monat zuvor
Cargo ship runs aground on Port of Bosaaso
4 Monat zuvor
Burundi military, whose forces were hit in the El-Baraf attack yesterday claim: 30 soldiers killed, 22 injured (some seriously) and 11 are missing, probably abducted by AlShabaab during the attack
4 Monat zuvor
Reports of at least 25 killed and more than 20 seriously injured in the El-Baraf military base attack in the Middle Shabelle region. Casualties likely to increase
4 Monat zuvor
Somali government media reporting that @ATMIS_Somalia forces in El-Baraf repulsed an Al-Shabaab attack early Tuesday
4 Monat zuvor
In a statement, AlShabaab claims to have killed 59 Burundi soldiers & inured others following a pre-dawn raid on @ATMIS_Somalia military base in El-Baraf town, 150km north of Mogadishu, Somalia. Militants say they're in complete control of the entire military base
4 Monat zuvor
Al-Shabab claimed to have "overrun" AU forces (ATMIS) military base in Somalia & killed over 50 soldiers- per militant affiliate media. The attacks in the early hours of Tuesday targeted a military base in El-Baraf town in the Middle Shabelle region. No comment from ATMIS
5 Monat zuvor
The result of the first round of the Somalia Lower House leadership election: Hassan Abdinoor gets 98 Aadan Madobe gets 74 Abdullahi Black gets 33 Saransoor gets 22
Somali President @M_Farmaajo rejects an attempt by his Prime Minister to put African Union forces in charge of election security. Under an agreed plan by all political stakeholders, Somali Police Chief remains in charge of matters security for the election with support of ATMIS5 Monat zuvor
Somali President @M_Farmaajo rejects an attempt by his Prime Minister to put African Union forces in charge of election security. Under an agreed plan by all political stakeholders, Somali Police Chief remains in charge of matters security for the election with support of ATMIS
5 Monat zuvor
Suspected militants launch complex attack on a beach restaurant in Mogadishu - early reports say
5 Monat zuvor
Al Shabab group has captured Mataban town of Hiran region after government soldiers pulled out
5 Monat zuvor
Somali medical sources: 7 people were injured as a result of a mortar attack on the vicinity of Parliament in Mogadishu
Two government soldiers were killed, another injured in IED explosion on the road linking Jowhar town to the airport, Sunday. The explosion targeted vehicles escorting politicians and officials who participated in Hirshabelle's federal parliamentary elections, reports5 Monat zuvor
Two government soldiers were killed, another injured in IED explosion on the road linking Jowhar town to the airport, Sunday. The explosion targeted vehicles escorting politicians and officials who participated in Hirshabelle's federal parliamentary elections, reports
Two security guards were killed and 1 hurt in a landmine blast targeting a vehicle carrying an election official from FEIT Eng Mahad Omar near Jowhar airport on Sunday morning - police. Eng Mahad survived the blast, per sources. Somalia5 Monat zuvor
Two security guards were killed and 1 hurt in a landmine blast targeting a vehicle carrying an election official from FEIT Eng Mahad Omar near Jowhar airport on Sunday morning - police. Eng Mahad survived the blast, per sources. Somalia
A sandstorm in Gedo, southwest Somalia5 Monat zuvor
A sandstorm in Gedo, southwest Somalia
At least 11 Ethiopian soldiers killed and more than 7 others injured in  fierce clashed between ENDF And AlShabaab fighters in the outskirt of Dinsor town in Somalia's Bay region according to the sources5 Monat zuvor
At least 11 Ethiopian soldiers killed and more than 7 others injured in fierce clashed between ENDF And AlShabaab fighters in the outskirt of Dinsor town in Somalia's Bay region according to the sources
5 Monat zuvor
A heavy fighting in Diinsoor Town between Al Shabab and Ethiopian troops Somalia
5 Monat zuvor
More than 60 NGOs have written to the United Nations Secretary General, warning of possible famine in Somalia and calling for greater support for the crisis
5 Monat zuvor
Somali president @M_Farmaajo protests against PM Roble's decision to expel African Union envoy Francisco Madeira; orders @MOFASomalia to convey FGS's apologies to the African Union on the illegitimate and reckless expulsion
5 Monat zuvor
ISIS has claimed responsibility for a grenade attack on Somali police in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, allegedly wounding 3
5 Monat zuvor
Explosion heard at Yaqshid district in Mogadishu. Reports say a military vehicle targeted, soldiers wounded
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