A U.S. military drone strike on a vehicle carrying explosives in Somalia has removed “an imminent threat to the people of Mogadishu” by the al-Shabab extremist group, the U.S. Africa Command said

Map. History of Somalia conflict

18 February 2018
US AFRICOM: U.S. Conducts Airstrike in Support of the Federal Government of Somalia
2 month ago
A U.S. military drone strike on a vehicle carrying explosives in Somalia has removed “an imminent threat to the people of Mogadishu” by the al-Shabab extremist group, the U.S. Africa Command said
Pictures show a mini bus carrying bananas that was hit a suspected US airstrike in Mubarak village, Somalia on Tuesday morning. Casualties unknown
Bomb kills bomb disposal expert in Somalia's Puntland, al Shabaab suspected
Mogadishu's stabilisation forces have nabbed a lorry carrying explosives at Teleh junction
Somalia: Another airstrike has been reported in Lower Shabelle region, overnight. Reports say it occurred in Mubarak village, near Barire, an area controlled by Al-Shabab. Unclear who was targeted in this operation.
Somali television journalist killed in a car bombing in the capital Mogadishu on Monday
Somali President @M_Farmaajo lands in Istanbul for OIC Summit2 month ago
Somali President @M_Farmaajo lands in Istanbul for OIC Summit
Two students have been arrested at Plasma university in connection with Al Shabab militants
Somalia security forces have stormed a private university campus in Mogadishu. two studensts have been arrested
Somali journalist, Mohamed Ibrahim Gabow working with London-based Kalsan TV killed after bomb fitted into his vehicled exploded in Mogadishu, Media colleague confirmed.
2 month ago
Four Somali govt soldiers killed in Al-Shabab ambush near Huddur town, Bakool region, Monday: officials say. Somalia
Security forces have seized a suspected car bomb in Lower Shabeelle region.
2 month ago
Security agencies have been placed on high alert for terror attacks in same areas in Gedo region, Sources. Somalia
2,100 civilians killed and 2,500 injured. They are the victims of the war against Al Shabaab in Somalia during the last 21 months
Somali politician A.A.Warsame @AAbdishakur meets with Supreme Religious Council of Somalia in Mogadishu
2 month ago
Al Shabab militants have clashed in El Adde town, Gedo province where at least 10 fighters reportedly killed – report
Massive protest against Trump's decision of recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital to take place in Mogadishu, Somalia
After Somalia's Shabab comes AQAP, Qaeda in Arabian Peninsula blasting Trump's "daring" decision to move US emb and declare Jerusalem as Israel capital, calling on Muslims to unite and join the fight, accusing GCC countries of betraying Palestine
Three civilians injured in gunfire exchanged by govt soldiers over a land despite ownership in Mogadishu - Media reports
2 month ago
Flames seen rising as deadly air strike hits truck carrying explosives in south of Somalia
Al Shabab claims the responsibility for a car bomb blast that killed a police officer identified as Ali Magafe in Somaliland Galkayo on Wednesday morning2 month ago
Al Shabab claims the responsibility for a car bomb blast that killed a police officer identified as Ali Magafe in Somaliland Galkayo on Wednesday morning
Mogadishu conference offered a pivotal opportunity to reflect on the progress made by the Federal Govt of Somalia, the FMS and Benadir Regional Administration supported by the Int'l community in reforming the security sector
Somalia and its partners today agreed during the security conference to prioritize the implementation of the National Security Architecture, urgent development of realistic conditions-based transition plan from AMISOM to Somali security forces and continued Int'l support
Deaths and injuries of militants reported in an ambush attack on AMISOM base in Qoryoley town.
Bomb fitted into a car belonging to a Somali colonel went off inside Villa Baidoa military camp in Mogadishu, no casualties reported
Car explosion reported around Mogadishu airport-reports
Somali military officer, Colonel Mohamed Rage, two soldiers killed in Al-Shabab ambush near Bal'ad town in middle Shabelle region on Sunday
A convoy carrying Somali soldiers has come under Al Shabab attack in Bal'ad district, casualties reported
Amisom soldier at a checkpoint frisking a somali child while a Somali solider frisking 60-years old man, security must be put front. Somalia