Reports of an explosion in Mogadishu. Somalia

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25 September 2018
Hirshabeelle President criticized the central govt, and insist that the Mogadishu security is out of control, he urged the MPs should stay in safe. Somalia
Somali Security seized control of Basra and Baqdaadi situated in lower Shabeelle and Middle Shabeelle regions. Officials say they have rescued a group of innocent people held hostage by Al Shabaab days ago. The people are reunited with their family, officials added.
At least 10 people killed and 11 others injured in suicide bomb attack at Hodan district headquarters in Mogadishu. Today's attack claimed by AlShabaab
The al-Shabab militant group claimed responsibility for the car bomb.
Reuters: A huge explosion hits the Somali capital Mogadishu followed by heavy fire
Reports of an explosion in Mogadishu. Somalia
The Jammu and Kashmir police stationed its men, under disguise, among the stone-pelters at the iconic Jama Masjid in the downtown area of Srinagar
2 week ago
5 Somali Govt soldiers killed in Makuuda observation post near Baidoa Airport following overnight Al-Shabab attack; militants also seized weapons, per security forces. Meanwhile, another Al-Shabab has been reported Sabuun village, Middle Shabelle, casualties not known.
Leaders of Jubaland, Puntland, Southwest, Galmudug and Hirshabelle regions officially suspend working relationship with the federal Govt of Somalia, accuse the federal Govt of interfering regional issues, and say Govt failed to manage security of the country.2 week ago
Leaders of Jubaland, Puntland, Southwest, Galmudug and Hirshabelle regions officially suspend working relationship with the federal Govt of Somalia, accuse the federal Govt of "interfering" regional issues, and say Govt "failed" to manage security of the country.
African Union troops' armored personnel carrier targeted with roadside bomb explosion claimed by AlShabaab as an APC burned down
Historic moment between Djibouti and Eritrea as Foreign Ministers from the two neighbouring countries meet for the first time in many years. FMs of Somalia and Ethiopia arrived Djibouti along with Eritrea FM.
Al Shabaab killed 6 people including 4 soldiers in Mogadishu, a day after the militants kidnapped over 60 elders in a central region. Militants drove up to a tuk-tuk vehicle carrying the soldiers in Karan and opened fire, killing all 4 of them Tuesday, police captain told Reuters
Al-Shabab militants abducted 61 clan elders after accusing them of resisting to pay 500 camels in compensation to a rival clan for the killing of 5 men. But the elders argue an Al-Shabab fighter murdered one of their own clansmen and the group is refusing to pay them blood money.
President @M_Farmaajo to arrive in Asmara later today for a tripartite Summit with President Isaias Afwerki and Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed
Somali regional leaders meeting in Kismayo, urged Federal govt to provide regional military soldiers with munitions rump up fighting against AlShabab.
Suicide car bombing in Somalia's capital kills at least 6
At least six people were killed when a suicide car bomb struck on Hawlwadag district office in Mogadishu on Sunday, the blast destroying the building, a Quranic school and a mosque nearby. Al Shabaab said it was behind the attack. The govt officials condemned. Somalia
Today's explosion in Mogadishu completely destroyed a mosque- Somalia
Loud explosion just heard in the direction of Hawlwadag district of Mogadishu - witness.
Leaders of Somalia Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo and Ethiopia Abiy Ahmed met in China on the fringes of the Forum for China-Africa Cooperation in Beijing - state media.
Huge explosion hits Somali military vehicle near Afgoye town, some 30km south of Mogadishu
Four people killed in Al-Shabaab attack near Mogadishu
Al-Shabab attack on Afgoye: - Militants entered parts of town - 4 people killed, 2 NISA agents 1 Police officer and a shopkeeper who was abducted and executed - 6 soldiers wounded, 5 police officers, 1 NISA agent - 3 vehicles destroyed - Troops eventually repelled attack
Govt forces in Afgoye repulsed heavy Al-Shabab attack on Afgoye town, 30km west of Mogadishu just after midnight; at least three Govt soldiers were killed, 6 others wounded, several vehicles also destroyed, per security sources.
.@US5thFleet on seizure of over 1,000 weapons from a skiff in international waters, near Yemen, in the Gulf of Aden3 week ago
[email protected] on seizure of "over 1,000 weapons" from a skiff in international waters, near Yemen, in the Gulf of Aden
3 week ago
The US Navy intercepted and boarded an un-flagged vessel in the Gulf of Aden Tuesday and seized hundreds of small arms, to include AK-47s, according to US officials. The boarding was carried out by the crew of the USS Jason Dunham
Heavy fighting is ongoing after AlShabaab fighters with machine-guns and RPGs attacked army bases in Marka town, some 91km SW of Mogadishu
A new batch of first year students have reported to the Garissa University. The students, the first group to be admitted since the tragic death of 148 students in an Al Shabaab terror attack in 2015, is the highest the institution has ever recorded.
The US military conducted an airstrike targeting al-Shabaab militants approximately 40km SW of Mogadishu, Somalia, on August 27, "killing 3 militants," according to @USAfricaCommand. Last reported US strike in Somalia was 22 August
The US military announced the killing of three militants from al-Shabaab in Somalia
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