Family pledges ransom to Al-Shabaab to release their abducted son

The family of Isaac Mbalewa, a KDF officer abducted by Al-Shabaab during the El Adde attack, is offering its wealth to the militia group...

Al Shabaab claims killing father of Somali military court judge

Al Shabaab has claimed the responsibility for the killing of the father of Somalia's Military Court Chief who was shot dead last night in...

The newly appointed Somali Federal ministers sworn in

The newly appointed Federal Ministers of Foreign Affairs Ahmed Isse Awad, Interior Abdi Mohamed Sabriye and Trade Minister Abdi Hayir have been sworn-in on...

Kenya repatriated thousands of Somali refugees since 2013.

According to a report released by the United Nations High Commission on Refugees (UNHCR) to mark World Refugee Day, the repatriation was done mainly...

AU troops still needed in Somalia: envoy

African Union troops are still needed in Somalia until 2021 to help flush out Al-Shabaab militants and speed up stabilization, an AU envoy has...

Somali forces carry out joint security operation in Mogadishu

The Security forces of Somalia's Federal Government have carried out a massive security operation in Mogadishu on Sunday night in response to Friday's deadly...

U.S. Conducts Airstrike in Southern Somalia

In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, the Department of Defense conducted a precision airstrike in central Somalia against al-Shabaab militants on Tues.,...

U.S. Conducts Airstrike in Support of the Federal Government of Somalia

In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. forces conducted an airstrike in Somalia against al-Shabaab on Saturday, Nov. 11 at approximately 4:30 p.m. local...

Al-Shabaab attacks AMISOM base with mortars

The Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Shabaab militants have launched a mortar attack against AMISISOM military base outside Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday night, sources said. The attack began...

Somali leaders convene a high-level conference in Baidoa city

The much-awaited National Security Conference has kicked off in Baidoa, the interim administrative capital of Southwest, a Federal Member State in southern Somalia. Reports reaching...