Map. History of Somalia conflict

27 September 2020
Multiple casualties reported when a prisoner managed to grab a gun from a guard and started randomly shooting inside Mogadishu's central prison compound
Reports of gunfire in the vicinity of Mogadishu's central prison.
At least 8 people were killed and 14 wounded when a powerful explosion hit a military base in the Somali capital, Mogadishu
Al-Shabaab has claimed responsibility for a suicide car bomb at the enterance of the 12th of April military base near stadium Mogadishu, at least 8 killed and 15 others were injured, reports
1 month ago
Fierce fighting reported at a military base in southwest early on Wednesday. At least five government soldiers and unspecified number of militants killed in the fighting at Daynunay, 18km south of Baidoa, security sources
A Kenyan plane carrying supplies to KDF in Somalia catches fire after crash-landing at Dhobley airport. The 4th such accident this year1 month ago
A Kenyan plane carrying supplies to KDF in Somalia catches fire after crash-landing at Dhobley airport. The 4th such accident this year
Statement from @USAfricaCommand on an airstrike today targeting al-Shabaab militants in Somalia1 month ago
Statement from @USAfricaCommand on an airstrike today targeting al-Shabaab militants in Somalia
2 month ago
@USAfricaCommand latest civilian casualty report says strike on Feb 2, 2020 killed 1 civilian. This is the 3rd time command claims US strikes resulted in civ cas, for a total of 5 civilians killed since April 2018
Mogadishu on internet shut-down under unclear circumstances. Comes a day after the country's Prime Minister Hassan Khaire was ousted in no-confidence motion
US regrets the actions of ⁦@M_Farmaajo⁩ and Lower House of Parliament to withdraw confidence in PM Ali Hassan Khayre, says move undermined ongoing process of dialogue and negotiation between federal government and member states - statement
President Farmaajo says he accepted the decision of the parliament and will appoint a new PM ASAP. The parliament has passed a vote of no-confidence motion against the Prime Minister
2 month ago
Somali Parliament ousts Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire with 170 MPs in favour of no-confidence vote and 8 against, Speaker Mohamed Mursal announces. Mursal called on President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo to appoint a new PM who can lead the country to popular election
The Somali parliament passed a vote of no-confidence against the government of Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire - MPs
ISIS has claimed responsibility for a grenade attack on a security checkpoint in Mogadishu, Somalia, allegedly killing 4
IS-Somalia claims it killed or wounded 7 U.S. and Puntland forces during clashes that resulted in a U.S. airstrike that AFRICOM said killed 7 militants; Puntland officials said their forces killed 20 IS-Somalia2 month ago
IS-Somalia claims it killed or wounded 7 U.S. and Puntland forces during clashes that resulted in a U.S. airstrike that AFRICOM said killed 7 militants; Puntland officials said their forces killed 20 IS-Somalia
Somali, U.S. forces engage insurgents in support of the Federal Government of Somalia2 month ago
Somali, U.S. forces engage insurgents in support of the Federal Government of Somalia
2 month ago
Extremist activity in Africa "appears to be outpacing US, European, and African efforts to counter it" per @DoD_IG Sean O'Donnell in new report on US CT operations alShabaab on Somalia remains top concern - "remains adaptive, resilient, & capable" per @USAfricaCommand
2 month ago
Per @USAfricaCommand , US launched 33 airstrikes va alShabaab between Jan-March 2020, up from 9 in the previous 3 months
Somalia's AlShabaab claims the credit for an IED attack on African Union [AMISOM] troops' convoy travelling near Qoryoley town of Lower Shabelle region. The group says an armored vehicle was destroyed
Water levels still raising in flooded Afgoye town @AfgooyeDistrict
The suspect arrested in connection with last night's stabbings in Sarpsborg has been identified as a 31 year old man with Somalian background who was known to the police
Kenyan aircraft carrying aid crash-lands at Beledweyne Airport in Somalia. All souls on board survived. Kenyan DHC-8-400Q Dash 8 Reported REG: 5Y-VVU
Federal Government of Somalia, AFRICOM target al-Shabaab
A landmine blast hits Somali police vehicle around Abdikasim road in Mogadishu, where the Qatari embassy is located. Casualties yet unknown
IS-Somalia claims to have wounded 3 police in a grenade attack on a checkpoint in Elasha Biyaha outside Mogadishu:2 month ago
IS-Somalia claims to have wounded 3 police in a grenade attack on a checkpoint in Elasha Biyaha outside Mogadishu:
2 month ago
Somali government using outdated penal code to charge independent journalist Abdiaziz Ahmed Gurbiye - lawyers
The speaker of Somalia's Lower House of parliament Mohamed Sheikh Mursal has met with the leaders of the opposition party, Forum for National Parties, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed and Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, discussing on 2020/2021 elections2 month ago
The speaker of Somalia's Lower House of parliament Mohamed Sheikh Mursal has met with the leaders of the opposition party, Forum for National Parties, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed and Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, discussing on 2020/2021 elections
At least 7 people wounded including security personnel in Mogadishu SVBIED blast
Suspected suicide car bomb explodes near Mogadishu's revenue authority headquarters, opposite the seaport, early reports say. It's reported the vehicle forcefully passed through a checkpoint, security forces fired shots, vehicle exploded resulting casualties, source
Huge powerful SVBIED explosion near the port area in Mogadishu, in Somalia, followed by sounds of gunfire
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