101st Airborne Division trainers share logistics expertise with Somali National Army partners, first class graduates - Clarksville Online

Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa Mogadishu, Somalia – The 101st Airborne Division, based out of Fort Campbell, KY, has trained the first logistics class of the Somali National Army (SNA) in support of the African Union Mission to Somalia ...

Somalia: Al-Shabaab Remains a Threat As Attacks Increase - AllAfrica.com

Al-Shabaab has stepped up its terror attacks in recent months, demonstrating its "resilience and adaptability" despite "internal squabbles and fracturing," the United Nations chief says in a new report. A total of 134 civilian deaths and 200 injuries ...

Somali court sentences 5 insurgents to death for attempted bombings - Reuters

BOSASSO, Somalia A Somali court sentenced five men to death on Saturday after they were caught with a vehicle laden with explosives, a court official said, a rare successful prosecution in a country where bombings by the Islamist insurgency are increasing.

ISIS claims first attack in Somalia - AppsforPCdaily

So far this year, there has been three hijackings, one attempted hijacking - foiled when the crew locked themselves inside a reinforced room - and two vessels fired on off the Somali coast, the London-based International Maritime Bureau said. Both ...

Kenya: Police officers killed in al-Shabab bomb attack - ClickLancashire

Among the dead were a mother and child who were at the restaurant, he said. The Isis terror group has claimed responsibility for what is thought to be its first suicide attack in Somalia. There usually are active supporters of the terrorist group "Al ...

Somalia: Puntland President returns to Garowe, spoke about expansion of Parliament - Garowe Online

GAROWE, Puntland- The President of Somalia's northeastern region of Puntland, Abdiwali Mohamed Ali “Gaas” has arrived back to Garowe city after concluding an extended Europe visit in May, Garowe Online reports. Upon arrival to the State House, ...

Somalia: Puntland Military Court Sentences Five Al-Shabab Suspects to Death (PHOTOS) - Somaliupdate Online

BOSASSO (Somali Update Online) — A military court in Somalia's semi-autonomous state of Puntland has sentenced five Al-Shabab suspects to death for planning and attempting to carry suicide car bomb in Bosasso town before they were intercepted, ...

Somalia military court executes militant over attacks - Coastweek

MOGADISHU Somalia (Xinhua) -- A Somali military court on Thursday executed an Al-Shabaab militant behind the killing of a senior security officer in Middle Shabelle region mid last year. Deputy prosecutor Mumin Hussein Abdullahi said that the court ...

Somalia: China Donates Equipment to Somali National Army (PHOTOS) - Somaliupdate Online

MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), has handed over an assortment of items to support the Somali National Army (SNA), in its security operations. The equipment donated by the Chinese government was ...

Somalia: Police Get First Drones to Combat Islamist Bombings - AllAfrica.com

A former US intelligence specialist has donated surveillance drones to police in Somalia, aiming to help combat a jump in deadly bombings by al Qaeda-linked Islamist insurgents. The gift comes as US President Donald Trump is increasing military ...

Somalia: US Deports 45 Somalis - AllAfrica.com

Forty-five Somali nationals on Friday landed at the Abdi Abdulleh International Airport after US government deported them. The deportees landed in a Juba Airlines plane from Nairobi where they had arrived on a Delta Airline flight from the US. Most ...

Somali police get first drones to combat militant bombings - Times of Oman

A former intelligence specialist donates five drones to the Somali police force to help combat Al Shabaab militants. Former U.S. intelligence specialist Brett Velicovich is donating five drones to the Somali police force to help them combat Al Qaeda ...

Their American Dream Deferred, Deported Somalis Arrive Home - Midnimo Information Center

A group of 50 Somali nationals deported from the United States arrived in Mogadishu on Friday, officials says. Somali nationals deported from the US arrive in Mogadishu. (Somali National News Agency - Somali nationals deported from the US arrive in ...

Somalia and the Limits of US Bombing - Midnimo Information Center

A firefighter trying to extinguish a fire after an attack by the Somali Islamist group al-Shabaab in Mogadishu, Somalia, last year. Credit Feisal Omar/Reuters. The Trump administration has made it clear that the United States will take a more ...

Sawiro: Booliska Soomaaliyeed oo lagu wareejiyay diyaaradaha sahanka ee drones-ka - Midnimo Information Center

Wakaaladda wararka ee Reuters ayaa qortay in booliiska Soomaaliya ay heleen diyaaradaha sahanka ee drones-ka loo yaqaan oo aan duuliyaha wadin si ay ugu adeegsadaan la dagaalanka kooxaha argagixisada.

Africa Day is marked in Somalia - Mareeg Media

Mogadishu, May 2017– Africa Day celebrations in Somalia was marked in the capital Mogadishu today, in pomp. The day this year focused on the youth as a dynamic force, with potential to transform the continent, riding on the theme, “Harnessing the ...