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...

At Least 11 Killed in Somalia Hotel Attack

Somalia's Shebab extremists killed at least 11 people and wounded many others Friday in an attack on a Mogadishu hotel while senior government officials...

Video: Tens of thousands of South Sudanese suffering from famine receive...

Tens of thousands of people received emergency food supplies from the UN's World Food Programme, in Thonyor, Leer County, as seen in footage released...

4 Killed in Attack on Kenya Governor Convoy

An attack by suspected Somali gunmen on a convoy of a Kenyan state governor killed three police officers and a regional elder, a regional...

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...

Somalian troops capture key port town from al-Shabab

Somali government troops backed by African Union forces have captured a key stronghold of al-Shabab Islamists, local officials say. The regional governor told the BBC...

Turkey opens embassy in Somalia

A Turkish embassy has just opened in Mogadishu, Somalia's capital, just two days after al-Shabab terrorists attacked a hotel in the city and killing...

US Drone Strikes Target al-Shabab Leader in Somalia

Al-Shabab’s top leader was in one of two vehicles hit on Monday night by a U.S. military strike, a member of the Somali Islamic...

North Korea says US missile strikes on Syria are ‘unforgiveable’

BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:25 P.M.) - North Korea said on Saturday that the U.S. missile strikes against a Syrian airfield on Friday were "an unforgivable...

Turkey to open military base in Somalia

Following Turkey's deal to open a military base in Qatar, it is now on the cusps of securing a second base deal, this time...