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US Airstrikes in Somalia Kill High-Ranking Militant - Sputnik International;

US Airstrikes in Somalia Kill High-Ranking Militant - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalUS Airstrikes in Somalia Kill High-Ranking MilitantSputnik InternationalAn American airstrike in Somalia on Saturday killed a militant with the al-Qaeda aligned al-Shabaab Mogadishu Attack Network. This is the third US airstrike in Somalia as part of the renewed bombing campaign that began in June. The fighter, Ali Mohamed ...and more »

Al-Shabaab commander thought killed in Somalia airstrike - News24;

Al-Shabaab commander thought killed in Somalia airstrike - News24

News24Al-Shabaab commander thought killed in Somalia airstrikeNews24Mogadishu - The US military said on Monday it carried out a drone strike in Somalia that killed a member of the al-Shabaab extremist group, while Somalia's government said it believes the strike killed a high-level al-Shabaab commander responsible for ...and more »

Somalia says kills senior al Shabaab commander in raid - Reuters UK

Somalia says kills senior al Shabaab commander in raidReuters UKMOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somalia said on Monday its military and allied foreign troops had killed a senior member of al Shabaab it said was responsible for several Islamist bombings. The information ministry said a military raid near the southern town of ...and more »

Pan African Forces Admits Casualties by Islamist Attack in Somalia - Prensa Latina

Pan African Forces Admits Casualties by Islamist Attack in SomaliaPrensa LatinaMogadishu, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) The African Unity Mission in Somalia (Amisom) has today admitted an undetermined number of casualties during a combat in that country of the Horn of Africa with the Islamist group Al Shabab. An Amisom detachment fell ...and more »

Egypt denounces Al-Shabab attack on African Union mission in Somalia - Ahram Online;

Egypt denounces Al-Shabab attack on African Union mission in Somalia - Ahram Online

Ahram OnlineEgypt denounces Al-Shabab attack on African Union mission in SomaliaAhram OnlineEgypt denounces “in the strongest terms” the militant attack that took place on Monday against the African Union mission AMISOM in southern Somalia, killing 24 people, the Egyptian foreign ministry said in a statement. The foreign ministry expressed ...and more »

US military: Drone strike kills al-Shabaab fighter in Somalia - News24;

US military: Drone strike kills al-Shabaab fighter in Somalia - News24

News24US military: Drone strike kills al-Shabaab fighter in SomaliaNews24Mogadishu - The US military says it has carried out a drone strike in Somalia that killed a member of the al-Shabaab extremist group. A statement on Monday from the US Africa Command says the airstrike occurred on Saturday near Tortoroow in southern ...and more »

AMISOM confirms 12 soldiers killed in ambush in Somalia - Xinhua

AMISOM confirms 12 soldiers killed in ambush in SomaliaXinhuaMOGADISHU, July 31 (Xinhua) -- The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) confirmed Monday that 12 troops were killed and seven others injured during an ambush on its convoy in southern Somalia on Sunday. The insurgents ambushed the AMISOM ...and more »

Massive explosion heard in Somalia's Mogadishu - AppsforPCdaily;

Massive explosion heard in Somalia's Mogadishu - AppsforPCdaily

AppsforPCdailyMassive explosion heard in Somalia's MogadishuAppsforPCdailyAl Shabaab wants to force out the peacekeepers, oust the Western-backed government and impose its strict interpretation of Islam in Somalia. A Somali military officer says fighters with the al-Shabab extremist group have killed at least eight African ...and more »

The Latest: Somalia says strike killed al-Shabab commander - mySanAntonio.com

The Latest: Somalia says strike killed al-Shabab commandermySanAntonio.comSomalia's government says it believes an al-Shabab commander has been killed in a joint operation with international partners. A statement Monday says it is thought that Ali Mohamed Hussein died in the operation near Tortoroow, an al-Shabab stronghold ...and more »

US military kills Al-Shabaab fighter in southern Somalia - Xinhua

US military kills Al-Shabaab fighter in southern SomaliaXinhuaMOGADISHU, July 31 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. military said Monday it carried out a drone strike in southern Somalia on Saturday evening, killing Al-Shabaab fighter. The U.S. Africa Command (Africom) said the successful kinetic strike operation against the ...and more »

Al-Shabab fighter in Somalia killed in US drone strike - Fox News;

Al-Shabab fighter in Somalia killed in US drone strike - Fox News

Fox NewsAl-Shabab fighter in Somalia killed in US drone strikeFox NewsA United States drone strike in Somalia killed one al-Shabab militant Saturday, U.S. military officials announced on Monday. The Department of Defense conducted the strike in southern Somalia in coordination with regional partners, and no civilian ...and more »

US Expresses Outrage Over Attack on AMISOM Troops in Southern Somalia - Horn Observer

US Expresses Outrage Over Attack on AMISOM Troops in Southern SomaliaHorn ObserverAfrican Union soldiers wait to perform a Guard of Honor at celebrations to mark Africa Day held at the AMISOM headquarters in Mogadishu, Somalia, on May 25, 2017. AMISOM Photo. NAIROBI (Horn Observer) - The United States government on Monday ...and more »

US Condemns Attack on AMISOM Forces - Garowe Online;

US Condemns Attack on AMISOM Forces - Garowe Online

Garowe OnlineUS Condemns Attack on AMISOM ForcesGarowe OnlineThe United States vehemently condemns the July 30 attack on UPDF soldiers near Goleweyn, Lower Shabelle and joins the expressions of outrage in Somalia and throughout the region against this atrocious act. This attack was an assault not only on ...and more »

Al-Shabaab militants kill 12 Ugandan soldiers in Somalia - Gulf Times;

Al-Shabaab militants kill 12 Ugandan soldiers in Somalia - Gulf Times

Gulf TimesAl-Shabaab militants kill 12 Ugandan soldiers in SomaliaGulf TimesSomali militants have ambushed and killed 12 Ugandan troops serving under the African Union (AU) in Somalia, a Ugandan Defence Ministry spokesman said Monday. Richard Karemire blamed Sunday's attack on the radical Islamist group al-Shabaab, ...and more »

Somalia: Heavy toll for African Union peacekeepers in an ambush - Medafrica Times;

Somalia: Heavy toll for African Union peacekeepers in an ambush - Medafrica Times

Medafrica TimesSomalia: Heavy toll for African Union peacekeepers in an ambushMedafrica TimesClashes between al Shabaab fighters and Somali government troops backed by African Union peacekeepers killed 24 people on Sunday, Reuters reports. The al Shabaab ambushed, near Golweyn village, 120 kilometres south of Mogadishu, targeted a ...and more »

Al-Shabab Militant Killed in US Airstrike - Voice of America;

Al-Shabab Militant Killed in US Airstrike - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaAl-Shabab Militant Killed in US AirstrikeVoice of AmericaThe U.S. military and the Somali government say an air-strike Sunday targeted and killed a senior member of the al-Shabab extremist group. Somali intelligence officials who asked not to be named identified the target as Ali Mohamed Hussein, who served ...and more »

UPDF confirms 12 dead in Somalia ambush - Independent;

UPDF confirms 12 dead in Somalia ambush - Independent

IndependentUPDF confirms 12 dead in Somalia ambushIndependentFILE PHOTO: AMISOM troops on parade in Somalia last year. An ambush Sunday left several dead. Mogadishu, Somalia | THE INDEPENDENT & AFP | Uganda has confirmed that 12 of her solidiers, part of the African Union (AU) troops in Somalia, were ...and more »

Somalia: President Farmajo meets security chiefs in Mogadishu - Garowe Online;

Somalia: President Farmajo meets security chiefs in Mogadishu - Garowe Online

Garowe OnlineSomalia: President Farmajo meets security chiefs in MogadishuGarowe OnlineMOGAIDISHU, Somalia- The President of Somali Federal government, Mohamed Abdulahi Mohamed “Farmajo”, has called for an emergency meeting with military and security chiefs following the deadly bombing in the capital Mogadishu on yesterday, ...and more »

African Union troops ambushed in Somalia, official says 24 dead - Newburgh Gazette;

African Union troops ambushed in Somalia, official says 24 dead - Newburgh Gazette

Newburgh GazetteAfrican Union troops ambushed in Somalia, official says 24 deadNewburgh GazetteAt least 18 Amisom soldiers have lost their lives following a deadly attack by Al-Shabaab militants. The African Union a year ago announced its exit strategy which starts in 2018. The Ugandans were conducting a joint patrol with Somali forces when they ...and more »

African Union troops killed in al-shabaab ambush - ExpressNewsline;

African Union troops killed in al-shabaab ambush - ExpressNewsline

ExpressNewslineAfrican Union troops killed in al-shabaab ambushExpressNewslineFighting between al Shabaab fighters and Somali government troops and African Union peacekeepers killed 24 people on Sunday, a regional official said, with the Islamist militants putting the death toll higher. In a communique released Saturday, at the ...and more »