Somali Govt identifies masterminds of Oct 14 truck bombing

Somali government on Tuesday published names of six men who involved in Zoobe truck bombing which killed more than 350 people and injured 600 others. Somalia's security...

Security Council maintains partial lifting of arms embargo on Somalia for one year

The Security Council on Tuesday renewed until 15 November 2018 the partial lifting of the arms embargo on Somalia, authorization for maritime interdiction of...

Uganda, Sudan express support for AU mission in Somalia

Uganda and Sudan have called on the international community to support the African Union Mission in Somalia. The call comes as the UN Security Council...

US appeals court partly reinstates Trump’s travel ban

An appeals court has allowed President Donald Trump’s latest travel restrictions to partly take effect, ruling that the government can bar entry of people...

Suicide car bomb hits AMISOM convoy near Mogadishu

At least one person was confirmed dead, and several wounded after a car bomb blast struck a military convoy transporting African Union forces near...

Rwanda sends medical relief to Somalia

The government of Somalia has expressed gratitude over a consignment of medical relief delivered yesterday by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign...

40 Islamists killed in four days of Somalia strikes, US says

The Pentagon has said that US forces had killed 40 Shabaab and Islamic State fighters in a series of strikes on Somalia that began...

U.S. airstrikes kill 40 militants in Somalia

U.S. forces launched a series of airstrikes in Somalia over the weekend -- one against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants and...

Vote Counting Under Way in Somaliland Presidential Election

Vote counting is underway in Somaliland after the breakaway republic held its presidential election. Three candidates are competing to replace President Ahmed Mohamed Mohamoud, who...

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...