Tag Archives: Al-Shabaab

27 April 16

ISIS Claims Its First Attack In Somalia

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a terror attack in Somalia – its first carried out in East Africa.

19 April 16

Somalia: AU Troops Kill 4 Civilians, mistaken for Al-Shabaab Militants

African Union (AU) peacekeeping troops in Somalia have killed four civilians after reportedly mistaking them for Al-Shabaab militants.

12 April 16

Somalia: Al-Shabaab Killer Journalist Executed

A former media officer of terrorist group Al-Shabaab has been executed by firing squad in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.

12 April 16

Somalia: Explosion Kills 5, Injures 7 in Mogadishu

A car bomb explosion outside a busy Mogadishu restaurant killed five people and injured a further seven on Monday.

06 April 16

Somalia: 7 Killed in Mogadishu Shootings

At least 7 people were killed in shootings over the weekend in the Somali capital Mogadishu.

28 March 16

115 Al-Shabaab Fighters Killed in Somalia

At least 115 Al-Shabaab militants have been killed and more than 100 others arrested across four days of fighting with security forces in Somalia.

24 March 16

Kenya Says 34 Al-Shabaab Fighters Killed by Its Forces in Somalia

Kenyan troops in Somalia killed 34 Al-Shabaab militants in two separate attacks over the weekend, according to a military spokesman.

16 March 16

Al-Shabaab Claims Port Town in Puntland Region

Somalian terrorist group Al-Shabaab has seized a small port town in the semi-autonomous Puntland region.

12 March 16

Africa Failing in War Against Al-Shabaab, Says US Army Chief

A US army chief has warned that Africa is failing in its war against militant terrorist group Al-Shabaab.

10 March 16

US: 150 Al-Shabaab Fighters Killed in Air Strike on Somali Training Camp

The US claims to have killed more than 150 Al-Shabaab fighters in a drone attack carried out on one of the group’s training camps in Somalia.


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