4 month ago
CCTV footage purportedly shows Al-Shabab's "TM" truck hitting other vehicles (consistent with witness accounts) on its way to K-5 junction where it exploded - one month ago today - killing at least 414 people, wounded hundred
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aired the CCTV footage of 14th November attack that killed 500 people and wounded 500 others. the diedliest single attack in the country's history
US offcial confirms that no US personnel were involved in Mogadishu convoy explosion
Shabaab Media Unit Reports Suicide Bombing on American Convoy Near Mogadishu
Al Shabab official tells 5 US personnel had been killed in the attack after a suicide bomber targeted AU convoy escorting US officials. No independent confirmation yet
Deadly car bomb hits African Union troops' vehicle near Mogadishu
Major anti-terror sweep in Afgoye town nets 19 suspects including wanted figures. Afgoye has been the target of repeated Al-Shabab attacks, some of the suspects are accused of leading double lives - facilitating attacks while working on other jobs: sources
AMISOM spokesman tells that investigation was still underway
Reports of an explosion outside Mogadishu. A witness tells local media that AU convoy was the target
Pentagon now says 5 airstrikes in Somalia Thursday-Sunday killed 40 al-Shabaab and ISIS fighters (36 al-Shabaab, 4 ISIS)
Vote counting underway in Somaliland, polling stations closed: Electoral Commission
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
Police forces shot dead 70 years old man infront of Karan district building, angry protesters are gathering at scene
The polls in Somalia will be closed at 6:00 pm today and the results will be announced in a week - sources
Voting is underway in 1,642 polling stations across the Somalia
US Africa Command now says it conducted two more drone strikes against ISIS and al-Shabab in Somalia today, 26 total now in 2017
Pentagon: US conducted another airstrike in Somalia against al-Shabaab FRI, "killing several militants," took place 20 miles north Mogadishu
Djibouti is planning to send troops to Somalia following federal government's plea for support to fight against Alshabaab.
Fierce fighting between SNA forces and Al Shabab militants ongoing outside Bal'ad district, residents say
Somaliland to shut down Internet networks across the state for its presidential elections on 13th November
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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
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
The group are also planning two separate attacks, the potential target locations are hotels and popular areas in Mogadishu, timing remains unknown – source
Security forces have reportedly apprehended two planted vehicles while two others (thought to be trucks) are still missing: sources
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
Sound of a large explosion heard in Mogadishu – report
Loud explosion heard around the Industrial road near the defense ministry compound in the Somali capital, Mogadishu
AU to reduce troops in Somalia by 1,000 this year.
Islamic State's footprint spreading in northern Somalia: U.N.
Several police men including officers killed in an Alshabaab ambush near Elwak town, vehicles burnt.