Reports of an explosion in Kismayo tonight after grenade was thrown at a military vehicle in the area of Golol junction, no casualties reported. Meanwhile, exchange of gunfire has been reported bw security forces and suspected militants in Yontow outside Kismayo this evening.

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26 May 2019
Reports of an explosion in Kismayo tonight after grenade was thrown at a military vehicle in the area of Golol junction, no casualties reported. Meanwhile, exchange of gunfire has been reported bw security forces and suspected militants in Yontow outside Kismayo this evening.
2 week ago
2nd round of US airstrikes vs ISIS in Somalia @USAfricaCommand says it targeted another encampment in the Golis Mountains on May 9, killing 4 fighters It's the 2nd strike in as many days - 4th since April 14 - to counter ISIS training and recruiting in Puntland
2 week ago
The US military conducted an airstrike targeting an ISIS-Somalia encampment in the Golis Mountains, Wednesday, killing 13 ISIS fighters according to @USAfricaCommand. It's the 35th US airstrike in Somalia of 2019 and the 3rd targeting ISIS, previous ISIS strikes were 14 and 26 April
Islamic State in Somalia (Abnaa ul-Calipha) : Assassination of Police Officer in Mogadishu, Somalia
Somalia's spy agency @HSNQ_NISA displays photos of 2 alleged AlShabab commanders, who were among 9 surrendered to troops in Gedo last week.2 week ago
Somalia's spy agency @HSNQ_NISA displays photos of 2 alleged AlShabab commanders, who were among 9 surrendered to troops in Gedo last week.
Al-Shabab claims ambush on government forces near Balad (Bal'ad), Middle Shabelle, and say they killed a brigade commander, wounding his deputy, and killing 11 other soldiers and destroying 3 vehicles:(see reporting
2 week ago
Nine Ethiopian soldiers were killed and wounded after al-Shabaab targeted them by detonating an explosive device in the central Somali city of Helgan.
2 week ago
Large explosion said to be landmine targeting Ethiopian troops serving under AMISOM has been reported the central of Halgan village in Hiran region, central Somalia, Residents say Ethiopian troops have opened fire to the civilians after the explosion. Witness
Somali Police Forces say they have seized a cache of explosive materials including anti-tank land mines, belonging to the AlShabaab militants in a security operation in Somalia's coastal town of Marka, The capital of Lower Shabelle region.
Somali police force intercepted VBIED which was heading to Mogadishu but the vehicle exploded as the police trying to dismantle it, at least one soldier was being injured in the operation. The incident happened at Hawa Abdi village of Elasha Biyaha 15km out of Mogadishu. Somalia
3 week ago
Mozambique: Suspected Shabaab fighters attacked the village of Nacate in the Macomia district. Further details to be reported as information are received. Note village already destroyed by cyclone creating an environment for Shabaab cell attacks
A number of government militias were killed and wounded in a raid by al-Shabaab militants at a military checkpoint in the southwestern city of Afgoye, capital of Mogadishu.
3 week ago
Somalia: Several AlShabaab fighters killed in Hudur Somalia
Mob of angry people took to the streets in Badhan in northern Sanaag region of Somalia after a 9-years-old girl was gang-raped. The rapists escaped. She is   in hospital. It is latest in a series of sexual attacks on women and young girls to shock Somalia.3 week ago
Mob of angry people took to the streets in Badhan in northern Sanaag region of Somalia after a 9-years-old girl was gang-raped. The rapists escaped. She is in hospital. It is latest in a series of sexual attacks on women and young girls to shock Somalia.
Two more Al-Shabaab fighters have surrendered in Gedo region, bringing the number of defectors this week to 5 - according to regional officials.3 week ago
Two more Al-Shabaab fighters have surrendered in Gedo region, bringing the number of defectors this week to 5 - according to regional officials.
A military vehicle of government militias was destroyed, and one of them was killed and injured by an explosive device planted by al-Shabaab militants near the Senjuni area of Kismayo City suburb of southern Somalia.
Somalia Cabinet passess the long awaited Somalia's Electrol law prepared @MoIFARSomalia and also the amended political party law passed by 9th parliament of Somalia and signed by former President HSM . This has come ahead of Garowe meeting between leaders of FGS and FMS.
Somali army forces have recaptured Barire town, some 60km west of Mogadishu, from AlShabaab after brief fighting – Media reports Somalia
Huge fire engulfs Al Khaleaj building in Bakara market of Somali capital, Mogadishu
3 week ago
Roadside Bomb Hits Military Convoy Outside Mogadishu
Somalia Police forces say the have detained more than 70 people in connection with AlShabaab militants during a massive security operation in Mogadishu and nearby areas.
Somali PM Hassan Khaire is likely to resign. Somalia
Somali police arrest Al Shabaab suspects in Mogadishu
1 month ago
One person killed, three others wounded in VBIED blast targeted the govof Bari region, Yuusuf Mohamed Dhedo bear Jubba Hotel in Bosaso.
1 month ago
Two Al-Shabaab officials, one of them a senior figure have surrendered to the Somali government in Gedo region on Tuesday - official tells @voasomali
ISIS claims targeted assassination of a policemen officer in Mogadishu
Somali President @M_Farmaajo visits Sabid, an area lies some 40km away from Mogadishu. He urged army forces to continue liberating towns held by AlShabaab.
Turkish Mod says First infantry battalion from Somali Armed Forces successfully completed their trainings and returned to their country. 2nd Infantry Battalion personnel also joined the Mountain Commando School in Isparta in Turkey in order to get the training.1 month ago
Turkish Mod says "First infantry battalion from Somali Armed Forces successfully completed their trainings and returned to their country. 2nd Infantry Battalion personnel also joined the Mountain Commando School in Isparta in Turkey in order to get the training."
Somalia: Al Shabab claimed responsibility for car bombing in Waaberi district of Mogadishu in front of police station "10 dead and 14 wounded" according to them
Somali police says four people killed, 5 others injured in parked car bomb explosion near police station in Mogadishu
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