UN commends AMISOM and SNA efforts in war on Al Shabab

Commending the efforts of the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) and the Somali security forces in the fight against Al-Shabaab, Mr. Feltman emphasized...

Somali Army Confirms Civilian Casualties in Bariire Raid

The Somali army says its forces, supported by U.S. troops, mistakenly shot dead 10 Somalis, including three children, during an operation near the town...

Somali Elder calls for an investigation into Bariire civilian deaths

Omar Abdi Mohamed, a prominent Somali Elder has denounced the death of 10 civilians killed in a US backed Somali army raid on a...

UNHCR repatriates over 70,000 Somalis refugees from Kenya

The UN refugee agency said Thursday it has repatriated some 70,516 Somali refugees from Kenya since the voluntary return exercise begun in December 2014. The...

Belgian Soldiers shoot Somali man in Brussels after knife attack

A FRESH terror attack hit Brussels tonight as a knife maniac yelling "Allahu Akbar" attacked two soldiers with a "machete" before being shot dead. The...

US to probe claims of Somali civilians killed

The U.S. military says it will look into claims that several civilians, including children, were killed in a U.S.-backed operation by Somalia’s army. A statement...

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 courts accused of targeting Muslims

A Ugandan court this week jailed four members of a Muslim sect for life on terrorism charges, a judgment denounced by some as the...

UN humanitarian chief says needs far outstrip donations

The growing need for food, medicine and shelter by millions of people facing conflicts and crises around the world is far outstripping the increased...

UNHCR repatriates over 70,000 Somalis refugees from Kenya

The UN refugee agency said Thursday it has repatriated some 70,516 Somali refugees from Kenya since the voluntary return exercise begun in December 2014. The...