One of the deadliest confrontations reported in Bay region today after Al-Shabaab ambushed Ethiopian military convoy at Hawaal Aluundo, 15km W of Bur Hakaba. Al-Shabaab used IEDs followed by heavy attack. Significant casualties have been reported, per reliable sources.

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25 May 2019
4 month ago
One of the deadliest confrontations reported in Bay region today after Al-Shabaab ambushed Ethiopian military convoy at Hawaal Aluundo, 15km W of Bur Hakaba. Al-Shabaab used IEDs followed by heavy attack. Significant casualties have been reported, per reliable sources.
Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Eastleigh in Kenya's capital Nairobi to condemn Tuesday's suicide and gun attack Dusit hotel complex in Kenya, leaving 21 people dead.
Somali armed group AlShabaab claims to have killed 57 Ethiopian soldiers in explosion followed by an ambush attack near Burhakaba town.
Somali FM visits UN compound in Mogadishu, reassuring its solidarity and support.
Qatar donates sixty eight armored vehicles to assist the Somali national army fight against Al-Shabaab
4 month ago
Death toll from Nairobi attack rises to 21: Kenya police
Reports of blast near Banadir junction in Mogadishu's Hodan district.
4 month ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta says Nairobi attackers have been elimnated, more than 700 civilians rescued from attack
4 month ago
Internet cut as president @M_Farmaajo arrives in Baidoa to attend the inauguration of South West state president @laftagareen, who has a close relationship with the govt. Ethiopian soldiers alongside Somali army on the outskirts of Baidoa tightened the security.
'We never forget those who hurt our children,' says Uhuru as he vows revenge
4 month ago
Gunmen kill 15 in Dusit terror attack
Two of the Assault rifles used by the attackers in the Kenya Attack.  Chinese Type 56-2, and shortened Hungarian AK-63D.4 month ago
Two of the Assault rifles used by the attackers in the Kenya Attack. Chinese Type 56-2, and shortened Hungarian AK-63D.
4 month ago
According to a mortuary worker at least 14 people have died in the Nairobi Attack, reports @Reuters.
4 month ago
More gunfire heard at Nairobi hotel complex attacked by militant group - Reuters witness
4 month ago
Latest from @Reuters on Kenya attack claimed by Somali Islamists. At least 7 dead so far. Gvt says it is under control but plenty of people still stuck in buildings + sources say op still ongoing.
4 month ago
Kenya's interior minister says "the situation is under control" and all buildings are secure after deadly attack in capital Nairobi
4 month ago
Al-Shabaab media claims group's fighters killed 47 people in the attack on the Nairobi hotel and office complex in Westlands; Kenya media are reporting at least three fatalities.
4 month ago
Somali armed group, Al-Shabab, claim responsibility for Nairobi attack. Spokesman tells @AJEnglish: "We are currently conducting an operation in Nairobi."
Kenya forces are accused of destroying Hormud telecommunication Center in Alibuley village north of Dhobley. Troops are also accused of torturing one of the staffers. It's the second time Kenya forces targeted the Center, first time was in August 2018.4 month ago
Kenya forces are accused of destroying Hormud telecommunication Center in Alibuley village north of Dhobley. Troops are also accused of torturing one of the staffers. It's the second time Kenya forces targeted the Center, first time was in August 2018.
Smoke rises as a huge explosion heard around Banadir junction in Mogadishu.4 month ago
Smoke rises as a huge explosion heard around Banadir junction in Mogadishu.
Reports of an explosion near a restaurant close to Banadir junction, Mogadishu.
Somali parliament approves legislation allowing foreign nationals to serve as Somali Bank governors. The parliament approved the amendment with 158 votes, 17 rejected.
Al Shabab claims IED against a pedestrian patrol on the outskirts of Bosasso4 month ago
Al Shabab claims IED against a pedestrian patrol on the outskirts of Bosasso
Huge blaze destroyed stores, goods as fire engulfs sections of Bakara market in Mogadishu
ISIS claims umpteenth targeted assassination of a Somali policeman in Mogadishu
Yaaq Braawe, Bay region: Al-Shabaab Degraded by U.S., Federal Government of Somalia4 month ago
Yaaq Braawe, Bay region: Al-Shabaab Degraded by U.S., Federal Government of Somalia
The US says it has carried out self-defense strikes killed 4 AlShabaab after US, Somali forces came under attack in Baghdad area near Afgoye town, some 30km south of Mogadishu
Somali senator's son injured by car bomb in Mogadishu
Somalia: US military carries out new airstrike in Dheerow Sanle area, Lower Shabelle region killing 6 Al-Shabaab militants on Sunday. It's the second airstrike targeting Al-Shabaab in the same vicinity within 5 days. A strike on January 2 in the same vicinity killed 10 militants
UK Minister of Defense Gavin Williamson: I had the privilege of meeting with the President of Somaliland @musebiihi to discuss strengthening the relationship between our two countries. I also had the opportunity to see some of the work our Armed Forces do in Somaliland.4 month ago
UK Minister of Defense Gavin Williamson: I had the privilege of meeting with the President of #Somaliland @musebiihi to discuss strengthening the relationship between our two countries. I also had the opportunity to see some of the work our Armed Forces do in Somaliland.
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