Somalis among Migrants Found Trapped Amid Libya Fighting

Thousands of migrants have been found trapped in camps in Libya the past days after they were caught amid the fighting over the northwestern...

Al Shabaab claims killing 7 Puntland soldiers in Bosaso attack

Al Shabaab has claimed it killed at least seven Puntland soldiers after an overnight daring attack on a security checkpoint at the main entrance...

Somali forces shoot dead Iranian sailor in Indian Ocean

Somali regional officials say the Iranian captain of a fishing boat was killed and another sailor was injured after security forces opened fire during...

Deadly perfume warned to arrive in Somalia markets

The Algerian Ministry of Defence is thought to be behind a warning against purchasing a deadly perfume Relax. The warning has been shared widely...

UN slams U.S. indiscriminate airstrikes in Somalia

The African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) was responsible for killing or maiming 42 children last year, the United Nations secretary-general said in a...

Somali Govt forces arrest soldier injured MP in Jowhar

Somali government forces have managed to arrest a soldier reported to have opened fire at members of HirShabelle state Parliment in Jowhar town. A lawmaker...

Somali Govt official wounded in Mogadishu attack

Unidentified assailants have shot and wounded a senior government official working for the country's Ministry of Transporation in Mogadishu on Monday morning, witnesses said. The...

Al Shabaab accused of beheading man near Wajid district

A Somali official has blamed Al Shabaab for the beheading of a man near the southern town of Wajid, located in the country's southwestern Bakool...

Puntland president express hope over Kismayo meeting

Puntland President Abdiweli Mohamed Ali traveled to Kismayo on Sunday, presidency sources told Radio Shabelle over the phone. During his visit to Kismayo, Abdiweli will...

Preventing and countering violent extremism boosted with Somalia security agreement

Somali federal and state authorities, together with the international community, agreed on a support and coordination mechanism to put in operation the national strategy...