Map. History of Somalia conflict

17 July 2019
Galkayo police Commander Awil Nur Roble injured in IED explosion planted in his vehicle - reports2 week ago
Galkayo police Commander Awil Nur Roble injured in IED explosion planted in his vehicle - reports
Somalia summed Kenya Amb to Somalia and handed him a protest note to Kenya on "Somaliland" tweet by its Foreign Principal Secretary Macharia Kamau. Somali consider the tweet an affront to Somalia's sovereignty, unity and territorial integrity as well as harmful the relationship.
Jubbaland security minister Abdirashid Hassan Janan arrives in Mogadishu, receives warm welcome by top govt officials. Mr Janan is one of the close friends with President Ahmed Madoobe, sources indicating that the govt wants to woo the minister ahead of Jubbaland election.
USAFRICOM confirms U.S. airstrike against Al-Shabaab in Kunyo-Barrow on Wednesday.
The US military conducted an airstrike targeting al-Shabaab militants near Jilib, Somalia, Monday, killing one militant according to @USAfricaCommand. This is the 45th reported US airstrike in Somalia of 2019
3 week ago
A Puntland security officer was shot dead by unidentified men armed with pistols in Bosaso town short while ago, the culprits escaped from the scene. Both AS and ISIS fighters are active in the region, however no group has claimed the responsibility.
Somalia: ISIS claims targeted assassination of a Somali Policeman in Mogadishu
Somaliland suspends the operations of two TV channels named Horyaal and Eryal, blaming the interference of the Security forces and the nation. The two TV channels which are based in Somaliland have received a letter from minister for information.
Somaliland Freed the detained MP Mohamed Ahmed Dhakool
Two militants were killed after an IED they were setting up apparently detonated prematurely in Barire town, some 60km west of Mogadishu
Somalia's ministry of health calls for calm as public concerns heighten after Ebola virus spread to East Africa, first in Uganda: "There's nothing to be afraid of Ebola outbreak in the country".
Death toll from Mogadishu explosions climb to 11 people, with 30 others injured. Turkey and UN slams bombing claimed by AlShabaab in Somalia
Somalia police forces chief Bashir Abdi Mohamed Goobe confirms the death of 9 people including govt officials in Today's coordinated attacks on two heavily fortified security checkpoints in Mogadishu, AlShabaab says it killed more than 31 people mostly govt soldiers.
Police give update on casualties from Mogadishu: Commander of the Police General Bashir Abdi Mohamed says 9 people were killed 25 injured in two SVBIEDs with both suicide bombers killed. The suspect arrested by police was an accomplice in 2nd SVBIED (not the driver) per Cmdr.
AlShabaab claims resp of today's twin car bomb attacks in Mogadishu, Saying the have targeted 2 heavily fortified security checkpoints leading to the sensitive locations like Adan Adde Airport and Somali parliament building, without giving number of casualties
A bomb hits a vechicle with 11 Kenyan police near the border with Somalia, killing several of them: police spokesman
Slain police commander of Hiran region Major Mohamed Maow Halane was killed near Beledweyne town by other security forces on Tuesday. Sources accuse militias loyal to ousted Hiran governor Yusuf Dabaged of being behind the killing.
1 month ago
Puntland forces have re-taken the control of Af-Urur village in Galgala Mountains of Puntland on Tuesday morning from Al-Shabaab .
Somalia Puntland: IS claims to have shot a police officer in Bosasso1 month ago
Somalia Puntland: IS claims to have shot a police officer in Bosasso
Police in Mogadishu have arrested Goobjoog TV journalist, Ali Adan Mumin after summoning him at the CID Headquarters in Mogadishu this morning.
Because of the maritime dispute with Somalia, Kenyan authorities have profiled certain Kenyan Somali CLANS for retribution and sanctions like deportations to 3rd countries, confiscation of passports, revocation of citizenship, seizure of bank accounts and properties etc.
Reports of an explosion in the vicinity of Lido in Abdulaziz district, Mogadishu on Monday evening - @voasomali reports. Early reports say the explosion was from a car bomb. Police say no one has been hurt.
1 month ago
Three al-Shabaab members killed in a US air strike in Somalia.
Ethiopia "regrets" for posting "wrong and unacceptable image" of the map of Africa on its Foreign Ministry website. The map showed Somalia as part of Ethiopia. "Upon becoming aware of the matter, we have immediately removed it from our Website".
In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. Africa Command conducted one airstrike near Baled Amin, in the Lower Shabelle region, Somalia, against al-Shabaab militants on May 22, 2019.1 month ago
In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. Africa Command conducted one airstrike near Baled Amin, in the Lower Shabelle region, Somalia, against al-Shabaab militants on May 22, 2019.
1 month ago
The US military conducted an airstrike targeting ISIS-Somalia militants in the Golis Mountains, Somalia, on Wednesday, killing 2 militants according to @USAfricaCommand. This is the 5th US airstrike against ISIS-Somalia since April 14
Former Somalia foreign minister Hussein Elaabe faahiye among 14 people killed in Today's AlShabaab car bomb attack in Mogadishu, He worked with the govt for several years and he was a veteran politician.
At least 5 people were confirmed dead following a suicide car bombing in Mogadishu. According to a local radio station, a female military officer and her bodyguards are among the dead. A Somali MP identified as Shabeel has received minor injury.
There are fatalities following suicide car bomb explosion near a checkpoint in central Mogadishu. A Somali MP is among the wounded. The Al-Shabaab militant group claimed responsibility.
A car bomb targeted a security barrier in the Somali capital Mogadishu
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