Map. History of Somalia conflict

10 August 2020
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 week 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 week 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 week ago
Somali, U.S. forces engage insurgents in support of the Federal Government of Somalia
3 week 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
3 week 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:1 month ago
IS-Somalia claims to have wounded 3 police in a grenade attack on a checkpoint in Elasha Biyaha outside Mogadishu:
1 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 elections1 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
1 month ago
Al-Shabaab operative Mohamed Abukar Mohamed Dhagole, aka "Aato" has surrendered to govt forces, state media reported. Aato was reportedly a finance officer for the group in Lower Shabelle region
Kenyan military base hit by AlShabaab attack in Kudhaa of Lower Juba region. The militants also carried out mortar attack on KDF base near Kismayo. The casualty remains unclear - Residents told Shabelle Media. Somalia
Fighting has erupted in Dhuusamareeb between two opposing government troops. Residents say they hear heavy exchange fire between the two security forces. Reason of the clash isn't yet known1 month ago
Fighting has erupted in Dhuusamareeb between two opposing government troops. Residents say they hear heavy exchange fire between the two security forces. Reason of the clash isn't yet known
At least one mortar has landed in Mogadishu stadium hours after Somali President Farmaajo officially reopens the stadium. During the mortar shell Horseed was celebrating their victory over MCC FalC1 month ago
At least one mortar has landed in Mogadishu stadium hours after Somali President Farmaajo officially reopens the stadium. During the mortar shell Horseed was celebrating their victory over MCC FalC
Somalia records 16 new cases of coronavirus, taking the total to 2,894
The UN office in Somalia to take legal action against a Mogadishu-based university which is using the UN name and logo - statement
Former Somali intelligence chief, Abdullah Sunbulushi: Qatar's fingerprints are clear on the operations and assassinations in Somalia
One civilian killed along with the bomber after suicide attack outside TurkSom facility. One cadet was slightly injured, not killed as earlier reported
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