Map. History of Somalia conflict

22 January 2019
Two armed group fought at Karan district in Mogadishu, one of the injured who was taken to Keysaney hospital was later shot dead by gunmen inside the emergency room. Reports said that the gunmen forcibly entered into hospital after clashes with the guards on Wednesday.
Foreign Minister of Somalia @MinisterMOFA says decision to expel UN envoy Nicholas Haysom was not taken "hastily". Asked when Mr Haysom might leave Somalia, @MinisterMOFA replied, "As soon as he can pack up". "The current leadership will defend the soverignity and unity," he said
A suspect running away from police has thrown a grenade at security forces near Dabka junction, Mogadishu - Reports
3 week ago
Somali military claims to have killed 30 AlShabaab fighters + 2 foreign nationals identified as Aways Abuhamza of Syria and Hasn Al-qayadi Abu Yahya from Libya.
3 week ago
At 12:30am local time Al-Shabab fighters raided Goofgaduud village 45km north of Baidoa town, witnesses who requested anonymity, confirmed that 8 govt soldiers and at least 10 Al-Shabab fighters have been killed in the confrontation, while at 15 others have been wounded.
3 week ago
Military court in Baidoa executes Mohamed Borow for killing a prominent clerk Sheikh Mader Madgab Aliyow June 15 2017. A firing squad of more than five policeman and soldiers are seen in the photograph taking positions before Mohamed, blindfolded and tied to a pole was shot dead
3 week ago
Reinforcement troops retake Gofgudud Burey, 30km northwest west of Baidoa town after Al-Shabaab briefly seized the base from Govt soldiers early Saturday morning - sources. The 43rd unit of the 60th Division of Somali National Army is based in the area; casualties being assessed.
3 week ago
At least 20 + 5 Ethiopian soldiers were killed, 40 injured in clan fighting in Kaxandhale area of Galgadud region. Two other Ethiopian soldiers were also captured alive while siding with one of the two armed clan militias – Radio Shabelle reports
Multiple casualties reported after bomb explosion in Baladweyne town, some 335km north of Mogadishu
Security has been beefed up along the Kenya-Somalia border in Mandera following a grenade attack on Tuesday that left four police officers injured.
3 week ago
At least 20 people including women and children were killed and 30 others injured in clan clashes at Kaxandhaale area in Galgaduud region. Ministers of Galmudug visit the injured at Hospital in Adado while the critically injured airlifted to Mogadishu for treatment.
AMISOM Deputy Head of Mission, @SimonMulongo, today visited injured soldiers and civilians recuperating at the AMISOM hospital in Mogadishu to donate gift hampers and wish them a quick recovery ahead of the new year.
Somalia: ISIS claims targeted assassination of a Somali tax policeman in Mogadishu
Al Shabab has targeted Army at Baydhabo and Diinsoor Bay with IEDs3 week ago
Al Shabab has targeted Army at Baydhabo and Diinsoor Bay with IEDs
3 week ago
Two Kenyan police soldiers killed, 3 others injured in ambush attack claimes by AlShabaab in border town of Mandera along Somalia
Mogadishu bombings death toll rises to 13, according to local police. Somalia
Aftermath of the first car bomb detonated at a checkpoint near the national theatre, killing at least six people, local media reported. al-Shabab fighters claimed responsibility for the attack
Al Shabab has claimed the responsibility for the two bombs,saying it had targeted @TheVillaSomalia.
Suicide car bombing at the entrance of the National Threatre near Somalia's presidential palace kills at least 6, police say; several wounded.
A bomb fitted into car went off on Maka Al Mukarama road in Mogadishu. A group of police cordoned off the area- casualties feared.
Sounds of blasts said to be mortars heard in Mogadishu- more to follow. Somalia
Explosion heard in Somali capital Mogadishu
1 month ago
A fighting between Al- Shabaab and Ethiopian troops in Somalia happened near Dolow district of Gedo region. The fighting started from an improvised explosive device targeted to military vehicle. Al-Shabaab claims that they killed 40 Ethiopian soldiers. Ethiopia
1 month ago
The US military conducted two airstrikes Wednesday in Somalia, killing 11 al-Shabaab militants according to @USAfricaCommand. The strikes were "were conducted in self-defense" after militants attacked a combined Somali and @amisomsomalia force that was accompanied by US troops
Somali MPs withdrew motion of impeachment against @M_Farmaajo - Speaker
United States is committed to providing more than $900 million in critical investment to Somalia
1 month ago
Voting underway in Baidoa for the election of new regional leader - official
Somalia: ISIS claims targeted assassination of Somalian financial officer in Bakara market in the city of Mogadishu
Somali man arrested in Italy after comments about attacking Vatican -police
Somalia AQ/Al Shabaab claims killing 12 Ethiopian soldiers near Bordhil town and injuring a Somali Army officer in Mogadishu
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