Map. History of Somalia conflict

18 February 2020
US airstrikes hit alShabaab near Jilib Somalia Friday, killing 2 fighters, per @USAfricaCommand Such strikes, per BrigGen Bradford Gering, "are 1 way we help prevent al-Shabaab from building a safe haven to plan deadly attacks against the US homeland & East African partners"
A member of the Young Mujahideen Organization was killed in a US air strike in Bir Zani, southern Somalia
Federal Government of Somalia, AFRICOM conduct airstrike against al-Shabaab terrorist
The govt Somalia has INTERPOL issued a request for international warrant for the arrest of fugitive regional Minister Abdirashid Janan who escaped from detention a week ago. Somalia asked Kenya to arrest, extradite Janan, but reports say Janan has reentered Somalia
Federal Government of Somalia, AFRICOM conduct operations against al-Shabaab militants
Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. conduct airstrike against al-Shabaab terrorist
Somalia declares locusts a 'national emergency - AFP
Somalia: 3 roadside bomb attacks in Mogadishu today. First bomb injured a govt official identified as Abdinasir Hassan & killed 3 of his guards. 2 simultaneous bombs hit an AMISOM military convoy, resulting casualties, destroying one vehicle. AlShabaab claimed responsibility
Fugitive Jubbaland Security Minister Abdirashid Hassan Abdinur "Abdirashid Janan" arrives on a boat in Kismayo, three days after the Federal Govt reported he "escaped" from prison - sources
Fresh US airstrike targets Al-Shabaab-occupied compound in Jilib town on Wednesday, Somali Govt reported. It's the second airstrike against the militants in the vicinity of Jilib this week
Somaliland deploys medical teams at the country's main entrances as part of country wide preparations against the spread of the new coronavirus in the world. Suspected cases are reported in Kenya and Ethiopia today
The Somali govt says new airstrike by the US military killed one Al-Shabaab fighter near the town of Jilib, Middle Jubba region on Monday
3 week ago
The leaders of Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia propose formation of the "Horn of Africa Cooperation", apparently a new regional bloc - reports say. Pres Isaias Afwerki, PM Abiy Ahmed and Pres Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo held a trilateral meeting in Asmara on Monday
3 week ago
Al-Shabaab in Kamsuma town executes three men accused of being soldiers. Muse Hussein Siyad 31, Hussein Mohamed Abdi 20 and Falliir Yarow Ali 75 were killed by firing squad late on Saturday
The US military identified the three Americans killed in the Manda Bay attack as Army Spc. Henry J. Mayfield, Jr and two U.S. contractors, Mr. Bruce Triplett and Mr. Dustin Harrison
3 week ago
Kenyan police arrested two suspected AlShabaab militants in Tana River after rip-off from local residents who spotted 6 armed men in the area
3 week ago
Pro-ISIS militants in Somalia has claimed responsibility for the assassination of former district commissioner of Qandala Jama Mohamed Khurshe
The Air Force aircraft carrying our Turkish citizens and Somalian brothers wounded in the terror attack in Somali has departed from Mogadishu for Ankara
Turkey's President Erdogan says Somalia offered off-shore oil exploration deal to his government4 week ago
Turkey's President Erdogan says Somalia offered off-shore oil exploration deal to his government
4 week ago
The Somali govt has reported new airstrike conducted in coordination with the US military near Bangeeni, between Koban and Jamame, Lower Jubba region, Jan 19. Strike occurred during clearance operation by Elite Danab forces. Three Al-Shabaab operatives were killed, per statement
Al-Shabaab militants reportedly fired several rounds of RPGs and small arms on a military base outside Marka town, Sunday evening; troops responded with heavy machine guns
Multiple casualties reported after a suicide bomb hits Somali security forces and Turkish construction workers at Bood Boodka near Afgoye. Witnesses saw injured members of the special police and civilian Turkish construction workers being evacuated to the hospital
Turkey's embassy in Mogadishu confirms three Turkish nationals sustained wounds in the car bomb attack in Afgoye town. This is the second attack targeting Turkish engineers building Mogadishu-Afgoye road
Somali police: a car bomb explosion targeted a group of Turkish contractors in the city of Afgooye
At least 9 people injured following grenade attack at a residential house in Mogadishu's Yaqshid district last night. The circumstances surrounding the attack remain unclear. Security forces conducted operations but there were no reports yet of arrests
President Kenyatta: Administration and police to engage locals and religious leaders as proactive strategy to deter militants from entering enter our borders to radicalize our youth
The Somali govt is reporting new airstrike against Al-Shabaab in Kunyo Barrow town area on Thursday, killing two militants; identity of the targeted figures not yet known
US Department of Defense spokesperson: We continue our operations against al-Shabaab threats in Kenya
At least 3 Primary school teachers killed, one student injured on Alshabaab attack at Kamuthe in Garissa county Kenya, at 2am today. Safaricom mast and transformer destroyed
IS-Somalia today claimed the assassination of a Puntland police officer in Bosaso using a pistol1 month ago
IS-Somalia today claimed the assassination of a Puntland police officer in Bosaso using a pistol
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