European Union to support security reforms in Somalia

The European Union has welcomed Somalia’s decision to take the lead in providing security of its people and to implement reforms in line with...

AU, UN and Somalia hold crisis meeting on Mogadishu bombing

A crisis meeting bringing together the African Union (AU), United Nations (UN), the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) and other key stakeholders to review...

Somali, US raid on farm near Bariire kills 10 civilians (Photos)

Ten civilians, including a child, are dead after a raid by foreign and Somali forces on a farm in southern Somalia, a deputy governor...

Uganda holds meeting to combat piracy in Somalia

Uganda has hosted a meeting of representatives from the different federal states and regions within Somalia to enhance maritime security in the Indian Ocean. The...

US says airstrikes kill 7 Al-Shabab fighters in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The U.S. military says it has killed seven al-Shabab fighters in a series of airstrikes in Somalia as the Trump administration steps...

Gunmen kill a prominent Somali Elder in Barawe town

Unidentified assailants have shot and killed a prominent Somali Elder in Somalia's southern town of Barawe on Tuesday night. Eyewitnesses said two men armed with...

Somalia seeks to benefit from Jordan’s security expertise

Interior Minister Samir Mubaidain, late Tuesday, discussed with his Somali counterpart Mohamed Abubakar Islow bilateral relations and means to benefit from Jordan's security and...

Polls open in Somalia’s breakaway region of Somaliland

Voting kicked off at 7 a.m. in the breakaway region of Somaliland on Monday as over 700,000 voters lined up in queues to vast...

AMISOM participates in high-level forum on Peace and Security

A high-level annual conference on Peace and Security, aimed at mobilizing efforts to address common challenges facing the African continent, is underway in Lusaka,...

Three killed, 4 injured in heavy battle in southern Somalia

At least three people are reported to have been killed and 4 others wounded in heavy clashes between Somali government forces and Al Shabaab...