Djibouti plans to deploy additional troops in Somalia

Djibouti is planning to send troops to Somalia following federal government's plea for support to fight against Alshabaab. The Red Sea state's chief of the...

Kenya on alert after ‘deadliest’ Somalia explosion

Security agencies in Kenya have been placed on high alert after a truck bomb exploded in Mogadishu, Somalia, killing 276 people. “Officers are on high...

Child Soldier eradication Training closes in Nairobi

The Training of Trainers (ToT) by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to prevent the recruitment and use of children as child soldiers...

Somali troops end a bloody siege at hotel in Mogadishu

Somali security forces have ended a bloody siege at Naasa Hablood 2 in Somalia;s capital Mogadishu, which began on Saturday afternoon, and continued till Sunday morning. The...

KDF soldiers kill two Al-Shabaab militants in Lamu

Two Al-Shabaab terrorists were killed in battle with military troops in Lamu County. The militants were killed by soldiers on patrol in Nyatha, Lamu West,...

Roadside bomb wounds two civilians in Mogadishu

At least two civilians were reported to have been wounded in a roadside bomb blast in the Somali capital, Mogadishu on Thursday morning. The blast...

U.S. conducts further airstrikes against Al-Shabaab in Somalia

In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. forces conducted an airstrike in Somalia against al-Shabaab on Tuesday, Nov. 14 at approximately 6 p.m. local...

Somali army repels Al Shabaab after attack in Qoryoley district

Somali government forces have remained in control of Qoryoley town in Lower Shabelle region after al Shabaab militants stormed an army base there on...

Somali National appears before court in Australia over terror plot

Police have been watching Melbourne man Ali Khalif Shire Ali for a long time. They pounced on Monday, arresting the 20-year-old in a Werribee shopping...

Somali President chairs a security conference in Mogadishu

Somalia's political leaders are holding a High-Level forum on security in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, which began on Sunday, 3rd December. President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo is chairing...