Map. History of Somalia conflict

8 May 2021
Number of African and Somali troops were killed and wounded, and a truck and military vehicle were destroyed by two improvised explosive devices (IEDs) in the Al-Eilsha area of Mogadishu's capital suburb.
UN to 'limit' personnel presence in Mogadishu following mortar attack on Jan 1 which wounded 3 personnel, per notice. U.N. personnel who were schedule to travel to Mogadishu on Sunday were told to remain in Nairobi. Move only applies to personnel assigned to Mogadishu.
Islamic State Claims Attack On Intelligence Agent In Beledweyne Of Hiran.
US military plans to scale back its role in Somalia and curtail airstrikes against al-Shabab
African Union (AMISOM) says its forces repulsed AlShabaab attack, killing 20 fighters and seized a cache of weapons. No word from AlShabaab over the claims.
Chief of the Warta-Nabada district police force Moalim Dahir was killed by gunmen in Mogadishu.
Al-Shabaab Degraded by U.S., Federal Government of Somalia
2 year ago
Fighting between Somaliland and Puntland broke out in disputed village of Tukaraq. Somalia
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
2 year 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.
2 year 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.
2 year 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
2 year 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.
2 year 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.
2 year 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 IEDs2 year ago
Al Shabab has targeted Army at Baydhabo and Diinsoor Bay with IEDs
2 year 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
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