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Al-Shabaab parades two soldiers defected from Jubbaland

Al-Shabaab has paraded two soldiers from Southern regional state, Jubbaland at its stronghold town of Jilib in middle Jubba region. The soldiers are said to...

Four women reportedly raped near Qoryoley district

Reports reaching us from Lower Shabelle region indicate that men dressed in the government forces uniform have gang raped four women near Qoryoley district. Deco...

HirShabelle minister passes away in Mogadishu after illness

A member of Somalia's the southern Federal Member State of HirShabelle has been confirmed dead at a hospital in the capital, Mogadishu on Sunday...

Three Men Charged With Minnesota Mosque Bombing

Three men from a rural Illinois community were arrested on Tuesday and charged in the 2017 bombing of a mosque outside Minneapolis and the...

UN decries attacks targeting aid workers in Somalia

Attacks on aid workers delivering supplies in Somalia have increased this year with some resulting in deaths of staff, a senior UN humanitarian official...

Jubbaland forces launch offensive against Al Shabaab bases

Jubbaland state forces have launched an offensive against Al Shabaab bases in Lower Jubba region on Tuesday, authorities said. The state troops engaged in a...

Mogadishu mayor speaks about the closure of the streets

Mayor of Mogadishu and the governor of Benadir Region, Eng Abdirahman Omar Osman Yarisow has spoken about the closure of the capital's main streets...

Leaders of Galmudug and Ahlu Sunna head to Djibouti for talks

The leaders of Galmudug state and its rival self-proclaimed Ahlu Sunna administration are expected to travel Sunday to Djibouti for IGAD-brokered peace talks. Delegations led...

Somalia calls for UN action against UAE base in Berbera

Somalia has urged the United Nations Security Council to take action against the construction of a United Arab Emirates (UAE) military base in Somaliland. Speaking...

Somali army chief meets military commanders in Bariire

The Commander-in-Chief of Somalia's armed forces Mohamed Ahmed Jimale "Irfid" met with military commanders in Bariire, a town that was recaptured by the troops...