Reports of an explosion outside Mogadishu. A witness tells local media that AU convoy was the target

Map. History of Somalia conflict

19 November 2017
4 day ago
Reports of an explosion outside Mogadishu. A witness tells local media that AU convoy was the target
5 day ago
Pentagon now says 5 airstrikes in Somalia Thursday-Sunday killed 40 al-Shabaab and ISIS fighters (36 al-Shabaab, 4 ISIS)
5 day ago
Vote counting underway in Somaliland, polling stations closed: Electoral Commission
5 day ago
Al-Shabaab gunmen have killed a prominent elder in Somali capital, Mogadishu. The elder was among the electoral delegates who elected one of the Somali lawmakers identified as Hassan Ja'iir last year in Jowhar town. Somalia
5 day ago
Police forces shot dead 70 years old man infront of Karan district building, angry protesters are gathering at scene
5 day ago
The polls in Somalia will be closed at 6:00 pm today and the results will be announced in a week - sources
5 day ago
Voting is underway in 1,642 polling stations across the Somalia
6 day ago
US Africa Command now says it conducted two more drone strikes against ISIS and al-Shabab in Somalia today, 26 total now in 2017
1 week ago
Pentagon: US conducted another airstrike in Somalia against al-Shabaab FRI, "killing several militants," took place 20 miles north Mogadishu
1 week ago
Djibouti is planning to send troops to Somalia following federal government's plea for support to fight against Alshabaab.
1 week ago
Fierce fighting between SNA forces and Al Shabab militants ongoing outside Bal'ad district, residents say
1 week ago
Somaliland to shut down Internet networks across the state for its presidential elections on 13th November
In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. forces conducted an airstrike in Somalia against alShabaab on Thur., Nov. 9 at approximately 3 p.m. local Somalia time, killing several militants, according @USAfricaCommand1 week ago
In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. forces conducted an airstrike in Somalia against alShabaab on Thur., Nov. 9 at approximately 3 p.m. local Somalia time, killing several militants, according @USAfricaCommand
1 week ago
A number of al-Shabaab militants were killed in a U.S. military air-strike in the Bay Region of Somalia, about 100 miles west of the capital, Mogadishu in Somalia
1 week ago
The group are also planning two separate attacks, the potential target locations are hotels and popular areas in Mogadishu, timing remains unknown – source
1 week ago
Security forces have reportedly apprehended two planted vehicles while two others (thought to be trucks) are still missing: sources
1 week ago
Al Shabab militants are planning to conduct a massive attack against Mogadishu airport by using AU vehicles, uniforms or possibly ID cards. Most of Somali workers were sent back to their homes – report
1 week ago
Sound of a large explosion heard in Mogadishu – report
1 week ago
Loud explosion heard around the Industrial road near the defense ministry compound in the Somali capital, Mogadishu
1 week ago
AU to reduce troops in Somalia by 1,000 this year.
1 week ago
Islamic State's footprint spreading in northern Somalia: U.N.
1 week ago
Several police men including officers killed in an Alshabaab ambush near Elwak town, vehicles burnt.
1 week ago
Four men were beheaded by AlShabaab in Bu'ale town after being accused of spying for Somalia and Ethiopia
1 week ago
Al Shabab publicly executed four men for being Somali and Ethiopian spies in Buale town, Southern Somalia-reports
2 week ago
Africom also recently said 400 US troops in Somalia, up from about 40 earlier this year
2 week ago
State Dept warns of ‘specific threat’ to US personnel in Somalia, asks ‘non-essential’ to leave one day after 1st drone strikes against ISIS
2 week ago
Since fall of ISIS capital in Raqqa, Syria, US has conducted airstrikes against ISIS in Yemen and now Somalia for first time
2 week ago
US conducts first drone strikes against ISIS in Somalia
2 week ago
U.S. official says two strikes were carried out against Islamic State militants in northeastern Somalia
2 week ago
International observers for Somaliland's president elections have arrived in Hargeisa - statement