Reports of an IED explosion targeting a vehicle belonging to a private electericity company outside Mogadishu.

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20 May 2019
Govt forces in Bur Hakaba town tonight repulsed an attack by small number of Shabaab attackers on motorcycles. Nine militants were involved in the attack. Few minutes after the attack, soldiers on patrol clashed with the same militants, a soldier was slightly wounded, per sources
Two people were killed and five wounded on Tuesday when a car packed with explosives was detonated near the ministry of petroleum in Mogadishu. The vehicle was parked at a petrol station in front of the ministry's offices in Mogadishu when it was detonated.
Reports of an IED explosion targeting a vehicle belonging to a private electericity company outside Mogadishu.
At least one person was killed three injured after a car bomb blast in central Mogadishu - source. Reports say the car was being intercepted by security forces when it exploded. The incident occurred near the unknown soldier's tomb.3 month ago
At least one person was killed three injured after a car bomb blast in central Mogadishu - source. Reports say the car was being intercepted by security forces when it exploded. The incident occurred near the unknown soldier's tomb.
Aftermath of today's car bomb around Ministry of petroleum which is near to Banadir administration HQ, Somali National University and Daljirka Dahson in Mogadishu. Photos courtesy by Saed Yusuf. Casualties feared.
Smoke rises over around Bar-shabeel area near Banadir region HQ in Mogadishu after a suicide car exploded in front of petroleum station. Police forces were checking the car before it went off. Casualties feared.
Explosion heard around Jubba junction in Mogadishu. Somalia
Al-Shabaab assassin captured by security forces shortly after he shot dead a govt soldier in Yaqshid district of Mogadishu - source
2 people were injured in a suspected IED explosion in Nairobi. Reports say the explosion occurred at Tom Mboya -Latema Road junction at 7pm local time. A journalist says a man hired a trolley pusher to carry a box, it's suspected the box contained IED explosive, the man escaped.
Eight killed in Afmadow, Kismayo clashes
Explosion has been reported in Afmadow,Middle Jubba province. Early reports say Jubbaland forces was the target.
A Syrian doctor who was seriously injured in an IED explosion planted in his car on Monday in Mogadishu has succumbed to injuries - source
3 month ago
ISIS claims killing and injuring 4 Christians in an ambush in Bosaso city yesterday
U.S. military will no longer publish 'body-counts' in press releases announcing American airstrikes in Somalia, officials say. Change in policy comes 5 days after U.S. Africa Command claimed 52 al-Qaeda-linked Shabab fighters killed in airstrike.
U.S. forces conducted two (2) airstrikes targeting al-Shabaab militants near Jilib, Middle Juba Region, Somalia, on January 23, 2019.
A pick-up vehicle is engulfed in flames after a bomb blast exploded near KM4 area in Mogadishu
Monster VBIED: Al-Shabaab's improvised armoured, explosive-laden SUV seized by Somali forces near Sanguni earlier today.4 month ago
Monster VBIED: Al-Shabaab's improvised armoured, explosive-laden SUV seized by Somali forces near Sanguni earlier today.
US military says Saturday's airstrike in Lower Jubba region killed 52 Al-Shabaab militants. This is the 6th airstrike against Al-Shabaab in 2019.
4 month ago
United States: 52 al-Shabaab members killed in air strike on their positions
Kenyan police arrest four people including three foreigners in Kitui town in connection with Dusit hotel.
4 month ago
Ethiopia readies 'massive offensive' on al-Shabab in Somalia
Meanwhile, militant group Al-Shabaab claims to have captured Sanguni army base near Kismayo killing 41 soldiers, seizing pickup trucks mounted with guns (Technical) and ammunition. On Friday, the group said it killed 57 soldiers in another attack near Baidoa. Somalia
Rarely seen al-Shabaab up-armored Toyota Land Cruiser (S)VBIED seized by Somali forces during the former's attack on Sanguni military base. There's been an effort to conceal the added armor, e.g. by using partial interior armor4 month ago
Rarely seen al-Shabaab up-armored Toyota Land Cruiser (S)VBIED seized by Somali forces during the former's attack on Sanguni military base. There's been an effort to conceal the added armor, e.g. by using partial interior armor
Its emerging that the suicide bomber who detonated himself at the DusitD2 complex had been on the police trail since 2014.4 month ago
Its emerging that the suicide bomber who detonated himself at the DusitD2 complex had been on the police trail since 2014.
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
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