Map. History of Somalia conflict

15 April 2021
Multiple casualties reported following bomb explosion near Somali capital Mogadishu
2 year ago
Russia to recognize Somaliland in exchange for a port there
Islamic State warns Shabaab of impending battle in Somalia2 year ago
Islamic State warns Shabaab of impending battle in Somalia
Somalia: Somali police force commander Gen Bashir Abdi Mohamed says five members of the police have been arrested for using different aliases to collect salaries from the police and army, says that the five will be prosecuted for using false IDs to obtain public funds.
Pentagon: U.S. pulling roughly 700 troops from Africa, ~10% of its forces, as military shifts focus to Russia and China and away from terrorism. American forces will remain in Somalia, Djibouti and Libya: statement
A young student named Hashim was among those lost their lives in yesterday's complex attacks in Mogadishu.
Death toll from car bombs attack in Mogadishu, Somalia, rises to 39: police
Somali police: At least 17 people were killed when three car bombs exploded in front of a hotel in Mogadishu
A third explosion and heavy gunfire heard in Mogadishu. Target(s) unknown, but all blasts took place in the KM4 vicinity.
Two explosions in Mogadishu and exchange of fire after
Two heavy consecutive explosions reported in Mogadishu. Witnesses say it's in the area of K-4 junction. (Witness photo of the first explosion just few minutes ago)
2 year ago
A second explosion just occurred in Mogadishu.
A huge explosion in the Somali capital Mogadishu
Police Commissioner says attacker moved to Australia from Somalia in 1990s, family known to police on terrorism-related matters.
Turkey to help Somalia with rebuilding its navy, coastguard. Effort will involve training and equipping the forces according to state media. The announcement came following a two-day visit by Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar to Mogadishu where he met @M_Farmaajo and @SomaliPM
A car parked at a car wash near Hotel Muna in Hamar-weyne exploded, casualties feared.
124 Somali migrants return to Mogadishu from Libya on Wednesday - officials
A truck carrying militiamen opened fire on UN convoy while travelling between Galkacyo and Adado towns in central Somalia. UN condemns the latest attack. No one was killed or injured in the attack.
African Union in Somalia says bomb explosion hits its peacekeepers in Mogadishu. A driver injured as 4 civilians shot dead by the soldiers - Media reports
AMISOM troops are accused of shooting dead three civilians in northern Mogadishu earlier Tuesday. Shooting followed after IED explosion and gunfire targetted AMISOM military vehicle, per witnesses.
Al-Shabaab militants say it had killed three AMISOM soldiers and injured 7 others in a roadside bomb targets a convoy at ex control Balad in today's morning. AMISOM didn't comment on claimed by al Shabaab while there has been no independent confirmation of the casualties
AlShabaab founder, Mukhtar Robow Abu Mansour has been cleared to run for public office in Somalia as he receives eligibility certificate for the candidacy of Nov 17, leadership in regional election.
Somalia's semi-autonomous state of Puntland soldiers went on strike on Saturday, seizing airport in Garowe town, blocking roads and forcing businesses to close in protest over unpaid salaries2 year ago
Somalia's semi-autonomous state of Puntland soldiers went on strike on Saturday, seizing airport in Garowe town, blocking roads and forcing businesses to close in protest over unpaid salaries
2 year ago
ISIS claims targeted assassination of custom officer in Bosaso
An explosive device attached into a car belonging to a govt official have been reported near Sayidka junction, few km away from presidential palace in Mogadishu, the identity of the official still unclear. Ambulances rushed to the scene
Reports of an explosion in the vicinity of Dabka junction, Mogadishu.
Ethiopian troops with battle wagons and trucks all full of soldiers and guns entered Guri'el town, some 400 km north of Somali capital Mogadishu.
The African Union in Somalia (@amisomsomalia ) denies claims by AlShabaab. The mission confirmed 4 soldiers injured in explosion near Baladweyne town
5 people travelling to Mogadishu forced out of a taxi and shot dead by armed men in Lafoole, some 15 Km north west of Mogadishu
2 year ago
Landline explosion targeted Ethiopian military convoy on a routine rotational deployment at El-Gal village near Beledweyne, Monday. Al-Shabaab claimed killing 30 soldiers in the attack. Locals confirmed explosion but say there is no independent confirmation of casualty figures.
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