Several police men including officers killed in an Alshabaab ambush near Elwak town, vehicles burnt.

Map. History of Somalia conflict

14 December 2017
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Several police men including officers killed in an Alshabaab ambush near Elwak town, vehicles burnt.
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Four men were beheaded by AlShabaab in Bu'ale town after being accused of spying for Somalia and Ethiopia
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Al Shabab publicly executed four men for being Somali and Ethiopian spies in Buale town, Southern Somalia-reports
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Africom also recently said 400 US troops in Somalia, up from about 40 earlier this year
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State Dept warns of ‘specific threat’ to US personnel in Somalia, asks ‘non-essential’ to leave one day after 1st drone strikes against ISIS
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Since fall of ISIS capital in Raqqa, Syria, US has conducted airstrikes against ISIS in Yemen and now Somalia for first time
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US conducts first drone strikes against ISIS in Somalia
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U.S. official says two strikes were carried out against Islamic State militants in northeastern Somalia
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International observers for Somaliland's president elections have arrived in Hargeisa - statement
Suspected US airstrike targets the leader of pro ISIS militants  near Qandala village in Somalia's Bari region1 month ago
Suspected US airstrike targets the leader of pro ISIS militants near Qandala village in Somalia's Bari region
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An eyewitness confirmed, 3 people wounded after a bomb fitted into a car went off near Banaadir junction in Mogadishu. Somalia
Huge explosion heard in Mogadishu1 month ago
Huge explosion heard in Mogadishu
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AlShabaab ambushed a convoy carrying government troops in Burhakaba town. Somalia
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Hundreds of Ethiopian troops were deployed to Luuq town in Gedo region to conduct massive operations against Al Shabab – sources
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Niger defense minister asks U.S. to deploy armed drones against militants
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Somalian Puntland security forces used live bullets to disperse protesters gathered near Bosaso port – witnesses
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Gunfire heard in Eritrea's capital as protests break out, U.S. embassy says
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Hearing reports of an explosion in Bosaso
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NISA chief for Jubbaland state Khalid Ahmed may also be appointed for that post
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Abu Mansuur was former Al Shabab deputy leader and spokesman before he surrendered himself to the federal government of Somalia months ago
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A local radio station @DalsanFM reports that Ismail was shortlisted to run for that position. Others say Abu Mansuur was also shortlisted
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Former Al Shabab spy boss Sakariye Ismail is shortlisted to be next NISA chief following the sacking of Abdullahi Sanbaloolshe
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Somalia sacks police, intelligence chiefs following a second deadly terrorist attack in Mogadishu in two weeks
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Survivor recounts losing family members and being rescued from Nasa Hablod hotel as govt sacks security chiefs
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Somalia police end night-long siege of hotel, 23 dead
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Somalia sacks Intel Chief Abdullahi Mohamed Sanbalolshe and Cmdr of the Police Abdihakim Saaid after dead Shabab attack: Minister
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Security forces battled militants in the dark, ended siege around 4am local time, 11 hours after the first VBIED explosion was reported.
At least 13 dead in AlShabaab VBIED attacks in Somalia's Mogadishu1 month ago
At least 13 dead in AlShabaab VBIED attacks in Somalia's Mogadishu
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Second blast goes off in Nasahablod hotel in Mogadishu
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Another massive explosion heard in Mogadishu. Somalia