7 ISIS militants killed in Somalia

Somali government forces have neutralized seven militants belonging to ISIS in Somalia's semi-autonomous northern Puntland region on Saturday. The Somali forces have begun an offensive towards...

Zimbabwe president Mugabe under house arrest, First Lady left country

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (10:30 PM) - Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe has reportedly been detained in his home by troops of the Zimbabwean National Army...

American jets launch rare air raid on ISIS targets in Somalia

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (9:00 A.M.) – On Friday, the United States Air Force conducted two sorties against jihadist insurgents in northeastern Somalia upon the request...

Massive explosion reported near Presidential Palace in Somali capital

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (6:10 PM) - Social media users in the Somalian capital of Mogadishu report that a massive explosion has taken place near the...

UN: Al-Shabaab still a threat in Somalia

According to a United Nations report, the al-Qaeda linked terrorist group still poses a significant threat to Somalia. "Contrary to prevailing narratives of successful counter-insurgency...

UN reports over 600,000 displaced in Ethiopia

The United Nations have claimed that since Ethiopia's devastating floods in March that ended the worst drought in decades, over 600,000 people have been...

Reports of 20 killed in terrorist attack in Mogadishu

A suicide car bomb that exploded near parliament building in Somalia's capital of Mogadishu has killed at least 20 people according to Somali news...

China to Trump: One-China Policy is non-negotiable

The Chinese Foreign Ministry has stressed that its “One-China” policy is not negotiable and called on US President-elect Donald Trump to acknowledge the “high...

Over 230 dead in heaviest terrorist attack ever in Somali capital

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (6:00 PM) - A double car bomb explosion has killed over 230 people in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, in what has...

SouthFront: ISIS, al-Qaeda kept alive in the African continent through drug...

Not long ago, Boko Haram (Nigeria) and al-Shabab (Somalia) declared their allegiance to the Islamic State. While these terrorist organizations are not geographically linked...