Tension remains high in El Wak town in Gedo region

A tense of fighting between Somali National Army and Jubbaland state forces was reported to be running high in El Wak town, located in...

AU calls on world for help, as death toll in Somali blast soars

The death toll from a truck-bomb blast in Somalia’s capital climbed to 276 people, as the African Union urged greater international backing for the...

Turkey airlifts 40 wounded people to Istanbul for treatment

At least 40 victims who sustained severe wounds in the deadly truck bombing at KM5 junction have been airlifted to Istanbul, Turkey for medical...

U.S. Condemns Attacks in Mogadishu

The United States condemns in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks that killed and injured hundreds in Mogadishu on October 14. We extend our‎ deepest...

IFRC and Somali Red Crescent Society mourn volunteers killed in Mogadishu blast

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the Somali Red Crescent Society are mourning the deaths of five Red...

The death toll from Mogadishu truck bomb rises to 276

The most powerful bomb blast ever witnessed in Somalia's capital killed 276 people with around 300 others injured, the country's information minister said early...

Wounded Somalis to be treated in Turkey

The injured from Saturday’s truck bombing in Somalia will be brought to Turkey for medical treatment, the Turkish presidential spokesman said Sunday. In a message...

Somalia truck bombing death toll rises to 231

Somalia's president has declared three days of national mourning after at least 231 people died in Saturday's truck bombing -- the deadliest attack to...

President announces national 3-days mourning after deadly blast

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has declared three days of mourning, following a deadly explosion in Mogadishu on Saturday. President Mohamed ordered the national flag...

UN in Somalia condemns ‘barbaric’ bombings in Mogadishu

The United Nations in Somalia strongly condemned yesterday's  blasts in the capital, Mogadishu, which reportedly killed or injured dozens of people. In a tweet, the...