Somali troops end a bloody siege at hotel in Mogadishu

Somali security forces have ended a bloody siege at Naasa Hablood 2 in Somalia;s capital Mogadishu, which began on Saturday afternoon, and continued till Sunday morning. The...

UPDATE: Death toll from Mogadishu blasts rise to at least 13

The death from twin car bombings in Somalia's capital Mogadishu has risen to at least 13 people, including a Police commander and former MP. The...

Al Shabaab claimed double blasts in Somali capital

Al Shabaab claimed responsibility for twin car bombs in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Saturday afternoon, which killed at least ten people. In a statement...

A huge explosion just hear in Mogadishu

A loud explosion was just heard in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Saturday afternoon. A witness said a car bomb went off near Nasa Hablod...

AU trains new police officers to help stabilize Somalia

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Saturday concluded a nine-day training program for 13 Individual Police Officers from Nigeria and Sierra Lone to help...

Turkey, Somalia agree to boost bilateral relations

Turkey and Somalia agreed on enhancing bilateral cooperation to defeat terrorism and improve security in the African nation, Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre...

Somali security minister meets with Turkish Interior Minister

The Minister of Internal Security for the Federal government of Somalia, Mohamed Abukar Islow has held talks with Turkish Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu in Ankara. Sources...

Meeting between central Govt and regional states postponed

The anticipated consultative meeting between Somalia's central government and its Federal member states has been postponed to Sunday, 28th October. The Minister of Interior for the...

China To Continue Escort Missions In Gulf Of Aden, Somalia

China will continue to participate in escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia to protect the international lane, a spokesperson...

Germany jails man for fighting with Al Shabaab

A Frankfurt court sentenced a Somali-born German national to two years and ten months in jail Friday, for joining the Al-Qaeda-linked Shabaab group and...