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Last month, a group of young, enthusiastic Somalis travelled from all corners of South and Central Somalia to take part in a training organized by the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) in Mogadishu. ...

A suicide car bomber has killed 12 people in an attack aimed at African Union (AU) troops in Somalia, an official has said. ...

Soldiers from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have sexually abused and exploited vulnerable Somali women and girls on their bases in Mogadishu, Human Rights Watch ...

Somali government has sacked the general director of the Somali National Intelligence Security Agency Abdullahi Mohamed Ali alias Sanbaloolshe. ...

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) – Somalia’s government is warning that terrorists could strike back following the death of the leader of an Islamic insurgent group who was killed in a U.S. air strike ...

Al-Shabab, the Somali armed group, has named Sheikh Ahmad Umar, also known as Abu Ubaidah, as successor to Ahmed Abdi Godane who was killed in US airstrikes last Tuesday. ...

Mogadishu, 06 September 2014 – The Minister of Information, Mustafa Duhulow, today addressed the media in Mogadishu, providing an update on the progress of the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) over the last week. ...

Ahmad Abdi Godane, the late leader of Somalian militant Islamist group al-Shabaab, was killed in a U.S. air strike, both the Pentagon and Somalia’s premier confirmed on Friday. The demise of the reclusive leader—of whom very few confirmed photos exist—was hailed by the White House as “a major symbolic and operational loss” for the al-Qaeda linked group. Due to...

Mogadishu, 05 September 2014 HE Excellency the President of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud spoke today on the death of the leader of al-Shabaab, Ahmed Godane: ...

The leader of the Somali Islamist group al-Shabab, Ahmed Abdi Godane, was killed following a US attack earlier this week, the Pentagon has said. ...