Map. History of Somalia conflict

18 November 2018
Deputy President HirShabelle Ali Abdullahi Hussein on Wednesday announced an offensive against the militant group Al-Shabaab.
1 month ago
Kenyan jets hit AlShabaab camp in Somalia, killing at least 10 militants. No word from the group over the airstrike.
New U.N. envoy, Nicholas Haysom arrives in Mogadishu
1 month ago
Villagers in Middle Shabelle region report possible airstrikes in Al-Shabaab-controlled village of Basra midnight last night, north of Mogadishu
U.S. Conducts Airstrike in Support of the Federal Government of Somalia1 month ago
U.S. Conducts Airstrike in Support of the Federal Government of Somalia
Self-organised militias known Ma'awisley attacked, driven out Al-Shabab from villages near Adan Yabaal killing 4 militants on Sunday. On Monday Al-Shabab launched a counter-attack, killed two villagers including Hibad Ali Dasar (pictured) one of the Ma'awisley leaders.1 month ago
Self-organised militias known Ma'awisley attacked, driven out Al-Shabab from villages near Adan Yabaal killing 4 militants on Sunday. On Monday Al-Shabab launched a counter-attack, killed two villagers including Hibad Ali Dasar (pictured) one of the Ma'awisley leaders.
Two killed and nearly 10 others including school children were wounded after suicide bomb explosion targeting an Italian armored personnel carrier near Ministry of Defense HQ in Mogadishu, Dayniile district commissioner told local Media. Photo credit by Feysal Somalia1 month ago
Two killed and nearly 10 others including school children were wounded after suicide bomb explosion targeting an Italian armored personnel carrier near Ministry of Defense HQ in Mogadishu, Dayniile district commissioner told local Media. Photo credit by Feysal Somalia
Translation of the arabic claim released by al-Shabaab (AlQaeda in Somalia) about the SBVIED operation against Italian forces in Mogadishu.1 month ago
Translation of the arabic claim released by al-Shabaab (AlQaeda in Somalia) about the SBVIED operation against Italian forces in Mogadishu.
Al-Shabaab has claimed responsibility for a suicide carb bomb attack on an EU military vehicle in Mogadishu. Somali Security officials say an Italian military vehicle was hit, several people are hurt.1 month ago
Al-Shabaab has claimed responsibility for a suicide carb bomb attack on an EU military vehicle in Mogadishu. Somali Security officials say an Italian military vehicle was hit, several people are hurt.
1 month ago
At least six people were injured the explosion around the HQ of Defense Ministry in Mogadishu, according to medical officials.
1 month ago
Three people have been killed in fighting between Al Shabaab and government troops in Noor Fanah and Garasyaani villages in Hiiraan region. On Sunday govt army backed by AMISOM captured villages on outskirts of Beledweyne town.
Car bomb hit a convoy in Somalia capital: Reuters1 month ago
Car bomb hit a convoy in Somalia capital: Reuters
1 month ago
Car bomb attack on convoy in Somali capital Mogadishu
1 month ago
An Explosion targeted Foreign military truck near Ministry of Defense HQ in Mogadishu.
White plume of Smoke from the explosion in Mogadishu.1 month ago
White plume of Smoke from the explosion in Mogadishu.
1 month ago
Suspected Roadside explosion near Jaalle Siyad military base; early reports say the explosion targetted a military vehicle. Both AMISOM and Somali troops use the roads near the base. Mogadishu
1 month ago
Reports of an explosion heard Dayniile junction.
A military court in Galmudug state sentences Journalist Mohamed Abdi Wali to six months in prison on Sunday. The journalist has been in jail for eight days.1 month ago
A military court in Galmudug state sentences Journalist Mohamed Abdi Wali to six months in prison on Sunday. The journalist has been in jail for eight days.
1 month ago
Former President of Somalia Hassan Sheikh will announce a new political party in the coming days. Mr Hassan will become the leader of this party. Since he returned to the country he had been meeting with MPs and senators. Somalia
Puntland says its forces have captured an assortment of weapons and ammunition from the breakaway Somaliland soldiers  following an ambush attack near Tukaraq town in Sool region, north of Somalia1 month ago
Puntland says its forces have captured an assortment of weapons and ammunition from the breakaway Somaliland soldiers following an ambush attack near Tukaraq town in Sool region, north of Somalia
1 month ago
US military says drone strike killed 3 AlShabaab militants in area some 40km southwest of Somali capital Mogadishu
1 month ago
Another Islamic State Somalia claim, this time an IED on Somali troops at the Bakara junction in Mogadishu
1 month ago
A Foreign Jihadist from Afghanistan and 15 other AlShabaab fighters killed in military operation near Marka town, some 91km SW of Mogadishu
1 month ago
An Explosion has been reported at a tea shop near a police station in El-Wak town a short while ago; several people have been hurt, resident. Somalia
The World Bank has approved $80 million in GRANTS to Somalia (not LOAN as reported by other media) to fund public finance reforms
1 month ago
Two civilians who participated in last regional elections in Southwest admin has been murdered in Afgoye, Monday. A security operation has been launched in the town in an effort to find perpetrators, security sources say. Al-Shabab took credit for the murder of civilians.
1 month ago
Seven Al-Shabab militants killed in Qoryoley town following an attack by the militants last night, Lower Shabelle Governor Mohamed Ibrahim Barre tells Govt media. Somalia
1 month ago
10 Al-Shabaab militants killed in dawn operation in Kenya's Lamu county - military
A big explosion has taken place at Mogadishu's biggest market-Bakaro market. casualties reported.
Twin bombings were reported in the same area of Mogadishu, Somalia on Saturday. One of the explosions reportedly targeted a vehicle belonging to Professor Yahye Amir, who is a university lecturer.1 month ago
Twin bombings were reported in the same area of Mogadishu, Somalia on Saturday. One of the explosions reportedly targeted a vehicle belonging to Professor Yahye Amir, who is a university lecturer.
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