U.S. support to Somalia continues to make a positive impact

A delegation of leaders from the U.S. attended the Somalia Security Conference on December 4th to discuss international support of the Federal Government of...

US airstrike kills 13 Al Shabaab fighters in southern Somalia

In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. forces conducted an airstrike against al-Shabaab militants on the morning of Dec. 24, 2017, in...

HirShabelle Parliament approves new cabinet

The Lawmakers of Somalia's southern semi-autonomous region of HirShabelle have on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to approve the newly appointed cabinet ministers. 77 MPs out of...

Puntland State army officer shot dead in Galkayo town

A Puntland army officer has been gunned down in Galkayo town last night, government officials told Radio Shabelle. Mohamed Yousuf Adan, a senior officer of...

1,000 Amisom troops leave Somalia in gradual pullout

The first batch of 1,000 troops operating under the African Union Mission in Somalia have left Mogadishu but the country still faces challenges in...

Cab driver found dead in Blue Island after being robbed in Chicago

Foul play was suspected in the death of a cab driver whose body was found in his car Sunday morning in south suburban Blue...

Minneapolis police remove Justine Damond memorial left by California hate group

Minneapolis police have removed a memorial that a white nationalist group created to honor an Australian woman killed by a Somali-American officer last summer. Police...

Somali parliament speaker opens a key meeting in Baidoa

The speaker of the Federal Parliament of Somalia Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari has kicked off a crucial forum in Baidoa city, the interim administrative...

Qatar PM meets outgoing Somali Ambassador

Prime Minister and Interior Minister of Qatar Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani met with Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Somalia...

Somali army repels al-Shabab after attack on military base

Somali government forces repulsed Al Shabaab after an attack on a military base in Afgoye town located some 30Km south of the somali capital,...