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October 15, 2020
Extremists in Somalia kill 8 army soldiers, says official
Somalia's extremist rebels have killed at least eight soldiers in an ambush in the country's south, said a military official.
October 08, 2020
Officials: 2 Cuban doctors held hostage in Somalia not freed
The foreign ministers of Cuba and Somalia say two Cuban doctors held hostage by the al-Shabab extremist group in Somalia have ...
October 07, 2020
2 guilty of supporting deadly Westgate mall attack in Kenya
A Kenyan court on Wednesday found two men guilty for supporting the days-long 2013 attack on Nairobi’s upscale Westgate Mall ...
August 27, 2020
'Our hands are tied': Local aid workers exposed in pandemic
The coronavirus is exposing an uncomfortable inequality in the billion-dollar system that delivers life-saving aid for ...
August 26, 2020
US says airstrike kills 6 al-Shabab in Somalia after ambush
The United States military says it killed six al-Shabab extremists with an airstrike in Somalia after the al-Qaida-linked ...
August 18, 2020
Somalia executes soldiers convicted for boy’s fatal rape
Two Somalia soldiers were executed Tuesday after being convicted of raping a 10-year-old boy who died from the bleeding, ...
August 17, 2020
Somali police suspend prison warden after deadly riot
The warden of the central prison in Somalia’s capital has been suspended following a recent riot at the facility in which 19 ...
August 16, 2020
Somalia forces end rebel siege of Mogadishu hotel; 15 killed
Somalia's security forces on Sunday ended a nearly five-hour siege by Islamic extremists at a beachside hotel in Somalia's ...
August 12, 2020
Outcry in Somalia as new bill would allow child marriage
An outcry is rising in Somalia as parliament considers a bill that would allow child marriage once a girl’s sexual organs ...
August 08, 2020
At least 8 soldiers dead in blast outside Somali army base
A car bomb exploded at the gates of a military base in Somalia's capital Saturday, killing at least eight soldiers and ...
July 28, 2020
US military says airstrike killed civilian in Somalia
The U.S. military on Tuesday acknowledged killing a civilian and wounding three others with an airstrike in Somalia earlier ...
July 13, 2020
Somalia's army chief survives bombing of his convoy; 1 dead
Somalia’s army chief has survived an assassination attempt when a suicide car bomber targeted his convoy in the Somali ...
July 06, 2020
Bucking China pressure, Taiwan, Somaliland establish ties
Taiwan has scored a rare diplomatic victory in establishing relations with the independent region of Somaliland.
July 04, 2020
Explosions rock 2 Somalia cities as 4 killed in Baidoa
Explosions rocked two of Somalia's largest cities on Saturday as officials said a suicide car bomber detonated near the port ...
June 29, 2020
Somalia to delay elections by 13 months, says official
Somalia’s election body says it intends to delay the parliamentary and presidential elections scheduled for November by 13 ...
June 25, 2020
Who hasn't heard of COVID-19 by now? More than you think
A half-year into the most momentous pandemic in decades, it’s hard to imagine that anyone, anywhere has not heard of the ...
June 23, 2020
Suicide bomber kills 2 at Turkish military base in Somalia
A suicide bomber detonated inside a Turkish military training base in Somalia's capital and killed two people, police said ...