Map. History of Somalia conflict

23 September 2018
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The group are also planning two separate attacks, the potential target locations are hotels and popular areas in Mogadishu, timing remains unknown – source
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Security forces have reportedly apprehended two planted vehicles while two others (thought to be trucks) are still missing: sources
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Al Shabab militants are planning to conduct a massive attack against Mogadishu airport by using AU vehicles, uniforms or possibly ID cards. Most of Somali workers were sent back to their homes – report
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Sound of a large explosion heard in Mogadishu – report
Loud explosion heard around the Industrial road near the defense ministry compound in the Somali capital, Mogadishu
AU to reduce troops in Somalia by 1,000 this year.
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Islamic State's footprint spreading in northern Somalia: U.N.
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Several police men including officers killed in an Alshabaab ambush near Elwak town, vehicles burnt.
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Four men were beheaded by AlShabaab in Bu'ale town after being accused of spying for Somalia and Ethiopia
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Al Shabab publicly executed four men for being Somali and Ethiopian spies in Buale town, Southern Somalia-reports
Africom also recently said 400 US troops in Somalia, up from about 40 earlier this year
State Dept warns of ‘specific threat’ to US personnel in Somalia, asks ‘non-essential’ to leave one day after 1st drone strikes against ISIS
Since fall of ISIS capital in Raqqa, Syria, US has conducted airstrikes against ISIS in Yemen and now Somalia for first time
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US conducts first drone strikes against ISIS in Somalia
U.S. official says two strikes were carried out against Islamic State militants in northeastern Somalia
International observers for Somaliland's president elections have arrived in Hargeisa - statement
Suspected US airstrike targets the leader of pro ISIS militants  near Qandala village in Somalia's Bari region10 month ago
Suspected US airstrike targets the leader of pro ISIS militants near Qandala village in Somalia's Bari region
An eyewitness confirmed, 3 people wounded after a bomb fitted into a car went off near Banaadir junction in Mogadishu. Somalia
Huge explosion heard in Mogadishu10 month ago
Huge explosion heard in Mogadishu
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AlShabaab ambushed a convoy carrying government troops in Burhakaba town. Somalia
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Hundreds of Ethiopian troops were deployed to Luuq town in Gedo region to conduct massive operations against Al Shabab – sources
Niger defense minister asks U.S. to deploy armed drones against militants
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Somalian Puntland security forces used live bullets to disperse protesters gathered near Bosaso port – witnesses
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Gunfire heard in Eritrea's capital as protests break out, U.S. embassy says
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Hearing reports of an explosion in Bosaso
NISA chief for Jubbaland state Khalid Ahmed may also be appointed for that post
Abu Mansuur was former Al Shabab deputy leader and spokesman before he surrendered himself to the federal government of Somalia months ago
A local radio station @DalsanFM reports that Ismail was shortlisted to run for that position. Others say Abu Mansuur was also shortlisted
Former Al Shabab spy boss Sakariye Ismail is shortlisted to be next NISA chief following the sacking of Abdullahi Sanbaloolshe
Somalia sacks police, intelligence chiefs following a second deadly terrorist attack in Mogadishu in two weeks
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