A Hawlwadag district official and one of the electoral delegates in last year's Somalia election died in separate attacks by suspected Al-Shabab assassins

Map. History of Somalia conflict

22 June 2018
Another attack in Somalia today: Isis claims to have killed a Somali finance official in Mogadisho.
A Hawlwadag district official and one of the electoral delegates in last year's Somalia election died in separate attacks by suspected Al-Shabab assassins
1 week ago
Somalia: Isis claims to have killed a Somali policeman in Bosaso.
1 week ago
Puntland regional leader sacks intel and security chiefs. Statement issued by Abdiweli M Gas says duties have been relieved from PIA director Abdirazak Isse Hussein Khaatumi, and PSS chief Abdullahi Aden Mohamed "Abdullahi Ulle"; no reason has been given for the sacking
1 week ago
Two soldiers killed in an attack on military base in Qansaxdhere town. Somalia, Ethiopian forces clashed with AlShabaab - Media reports
1 week ago
Gen. Mohamed Ahmed, the commander of army division 52 forces told local media that the security operations in the past four months done all over the Hiiran Region killed 80 Alshabaan fighters including top officers. Somalia
1 week ago
Somali military claims to have killed at least 80 AlShabaab fighters in an operation near Mokoqori town. There was no word from the group over the claims. Somalia
"They fired about four mortars rounds from the other side of the [Jubba] river, and one of them hit the US soldier," the commander said of the attack that killed US Staff Sgt Alexander Conrad on Friday
Details on the al Shabab attack that killed a US special ops soldier: US/Somalia/Kenya forces were setting up an outpost in an open area due to flooding - possible alShabab had clear view before firing mortars from across the river, Somali unit cmdr tells
Honoring Army Staff Sgt. Alexander W. Conrad, 26, of Chandler, Ariz., killed in Somalia Friday by enemy indirect fire. Member of 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group, Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Wreckage of the VBIED which exploded outside the Somali, US, Kenyan military base near Sanguni, a Somali soldier was slightly wounded.1 week ago
Wreckage of the VBIED which exploded outside the Somali, US, Kenyan military base near Sanguni, a Somali soldier was slightly wounded.
1 week ago
Reports from Sanguni say troops 'foiled' a suicide car bomb. A soldier suspected the VBIED and opened fire forcing it to detonate outside the base, two militants were killed, one soldier wounded, per source. A US soldier was killed 4 wounded in the area on Friday.
[email protected] update on yesterday's attack in Somalia: "the wounded Americans have been treated and discharged and are currently under the care of the US Embassy Medical Team in Kenya"
1 week ago
One U.S. special operations soldier was killed and four U.S. service members wounded in an "enemy attack" on Friday in Somalia
U.S. Statement on Situation in Somalia
Joint US-African force attacked by alShabab north of Kismayo Somalia, confirms US military official. Possible casualties.
Kenya police warned possible Al-Shabab attacks on key locations in Wajir, Mandera and Garissa, say they have deployed resources to confront such attacks.
2 week ago
Somalia: Deadly clash kills 4 soldiers near Baidoa
2 week ago
Three Somali Govt forces died following overnight Al-Shabab attack on Daynuunay military barracks, 20km east of Baidoa; there are reports intermittent exchange of gunfire is still taking place between the sides: Security Source
In the aftermath of Garissa explosion. Kenya. Somalia
At least 5 Kenyan soldiers killed, 3 others injured after their vehicle was hit by roadside bomb in Liboi, Garissa county, near Somalia border - Media reports. Kenya.
Al-Shabab is sending fake defectors to the Somali defectors program with a plan to kill officials, collect info and threaten genuine defectors. Within the last month alone, two fake defectors killed soldiers and rejoined the group
2 week ago
Suicide bombers kill 10 in attack on mosque in southeastern Niger
Video: Al-Shabab fighter Ibrahim Mohamed was captured near Bardhere earlier today by Govt forces.2 week ago
Video: Al-Shabab fighter Ibrahim Mohamed was captured near Bardhere earlier today by Govt forces.
2 week ago
AFRICOM says it has conducted yet another airstrike in Somalia, killing 27 Shabab fighters
2 week ago
Leading scholar shot dead in Bardhere town tonight shortly after he left a Mosque where he prayed Ramadan's tarawih prayers; two assailants armed with pistols escaped from the scene: Residents
[email protected]: "US Forces conducted an airstrike targeting al-Shabaab militants approximately 30 miles southwest of Mogadishu, Somalia, on May 31, killing twelve militants"
Youth leader Abdiweli Mohamed shot dead in Mogadishu after he was accosted by unknown gunmen at Iftaar time. 13 assassinations in the capital since the start of Ramadan. Somalia
Talks between Kenya, Somali leaders underway in the 2nd day of @M_Farmaajo's visit to Kenya. Main items on the agenda - border security, AMISOM, charcoal and trade. 2 sides reportedly agreed to form a joint team to look into concerns by Somalia on construction of Kenya border fence
Kenya Official Statement: Warning of Increased alShabaab presence in the border are with Somalia
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