At least two people killed in Car bomb blast near Mogadishu

At least two people were confirmed killed, and one person was wounded in a deadly car bomb blast in the outskirts of Somalia's capital...

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...

Somali Govt troops regain fresh areas in Lower Shabelle region

Somali government forces, along with the African Union troops pushed Al Shabaab militants out of fresh areas in Lower Shabelle region following a joint operation. Abdifitah...

AMISOM Launches Attack Against Al-Shabab in Somalia

AMISOM troops have launched a massive operation to flush out Al-Shabaab militants in Lower Shabelle region and secure main supply routes in the area. According...

UNHCR returns 108,498 refugees to Somalia

The UN refugee agency said on Friday that some 108,498 refugees have returned to Somalia since voluntary repatriation exercise begun in December 2014. The UN...

President Farmajo congratulates Uhuru on his re-election

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo congratulated H.E. President Uhuru Kenyatta on his re-election as the President of the Republic of​ Kenya for a second...

Swedish soldiers to fend off pirates near Somalia

Thirty-four Swedish soldiers are heading to east Africa as part of international efforts to prevent attacks from Somali pirates. The soldiers, from Gothenburg, will be...

Three Somalis convicted of rape jailed for 61 years in UK

Three members of an Exeter street gang who kidnapped and raped a woman they believed was working for a rival gang have been sentenced...

Al shabaab claims killing Kenyan military officer in attack

A Kenyan military officer was killed and an unknown number of others injured Monday after an armoured personnel carrier they were travelling in ran...

Khatumo sate wins to bring an end to clan feuds in Erigavo town

Ali Muse Jama, a member of Somalia's northern self-declared semi-autonomous region of Khatumo said they have succeeded to bring an end to inter-clan clashes...