A drone strike in Somalia last week killed a senior al-Shebab figure linked to the notorious 2013 attack on the Westgate mall in Nairobi, the US military said Wednesday. The...Read more
The US military carried out an air strike against a senior al-Shebab militants in Somalia and is still reviewing the results of the operation, the Pentagon said Friday. The operation,...Read more
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 were inside, police said. However, an...Read more
Ahmed Adan said the strike targeted a convoy of Al-Shabaab top leaders near Dinsoor, a town in the southwestern Bay region of Somalia A top leader of the Qaeda-linked Al-Shabaab...Read more
China has officially reopened its embassy in Somalia and accredited a new ambassador to the horn of Africa country recovering from years of conflict. China, like other nations, closed its...Read more
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 that he was in the...Read more
The militant group al-Shabaab has vowed revenge for the killing of its leader in a US airstrike on Somalia and named a successor, Al Jazeera reported. In a message given...Read more
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 extremist group said on Tuesday. The...Read more
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