U.S. mounts air strike against al Shabaab militants in Somalia

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14 December 2017
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U.S. mounts air strike against al Shabaab militants in Somalia
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[email protected]: the US conducted an airstrike in Somalia against al-Shabaab on Tuesday, "killing several militants" 60mi NW of Mogadishu
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Somalian Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management Minister Dr. Maryan Qasim @DrMaryanQasim resigns
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@SomaliPM is off to Barawe, a former Al shabab stronghold town in Lower Shabeelle province. Mortar attack targeted an airport in the town on Wednesday morning.
CCTV footage purportedly shows Al-Shabab's 4 week 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
.@sntvnews1 aired the CCTV footage of 14th November attack that killed 500 people and wounded 500 others. the diedliest single attack in the country's history4 week ago
[email protected] 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
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US offcial confirms that no US personnel were involved in Mogadishu convoy explosion
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Shabaab Media Unit Reports Suicide Bombing on American Convoy Near Mogadishu
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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
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Deadly car bomb hits African Union troops' vehicle near Mogadishu
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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
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AMISOM spokesman tells that investigation was still underway
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Reports of an explosion outside Mogadishu. A witness tells local media that AU convoy was the target
1 month ago
Pentagon now says 5 airstrikes in Somalia Thursday-Sunday killed 40 al-Shabaab and ISIS fighters (36 al-Shabaab, 4 ISIS)
1 month ago
Vote counting underway in Somaliland, polling stations closed: Electoral Commission
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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
1 month ago
Police forces shot dead 70 years old man infront of Karan district building, angry protesters are gathering at scene
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The polls in Somalia will be closed at 6:00 pm today and the results will be announced in a week - sources
1 month ago
Voting is underway in 1,642 polling stations across the Somalia
1 month 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 month ago
Pentagon: US conducted another airstrike in Somalia against al-Shabaab FRI, "killing several militants," took place 20 miles north Mogadishu
1 month ago
Djibouti is planning to send troops to Somalia following federal government's plea for support to fight against Alshabaab.
1 month ago
Fierce fighting between SNA forces and Al Shabab militants ongoing outside Bal'ad district, residents say
1 month 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 month 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
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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
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The group are also planning two separate attacks, the potential target locations are hotels and popular areas in Mogadishu, timing remains unknown – source
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Security forces have reportedly apprehended two planted vehicles while two others (thought to be trucks) are still missing: sources
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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
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Sound of a large explosion heard in Mogadishu – report