Tag Archives: Islamic State

24 March 20

Amnesty International calls on Mozambique to protect Cabo Delgado residents

The international human rights organisation Amnesty International has called on authorities in Mozambique to “do all needed to lawfully protect people in Cabo Delgado.” On Monday, an attack on Mocimboa da Praia by an armed Islamist group variously described as
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15 April 19

Somalia: Deputy leader of IS killed in airstrike

The deputy leader of Islamic State in Somalia has been killed during an airstrike.

08 February 19

Kenya joins international coalition against Islamic State

Kenya has joined the Global Coalition against Daesh, an international group of nations standing together in the fight against Islamic State.

18 November 17

UN: Islamic State growing in Somalia

The Islamic State’s presence in Somalia is growing, according to a new report from the United Nations.

24 January 17

Why ISIS Could Soon Be Africa’s Biggest Security Threat

There aren’t many African nations that don’t have recent memory of conflict. Burundi, South Sudan and Ethiopia region are all suffering from internal struggles while the after-effects of recent events in Congo, Rwanda and other nations are still felt on
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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.

14 April 16

ISIS Expands into East Africa With New Militant Group

A new terrorist group calling itself Jahba East Africa has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State.


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