MOGADISHU, Somalia — The Kenyan intelligence service has revealed the names of three Kenyans whom were said to have been involved in a deadly suicide car bomb and gun attack on Nasa-Hablod, a popular hotel located at Km-4 area in Mogadishu on June 25, 2016.
Today, August 24, Turkish military has started its cross-border operation „Euphrates Shield“ against ISIS in northern Syria.
ABUJA, Nigeria — On August 23, US Secretary of State, John Kerry met Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and other top government officials in Abuja, the country’s political capital.
LONDON — Oxfam have criticized the UK government after an agreement was made with the Saudi Arabian government to sell the country arms. The aid agency has said that arms could used to back the Yemeni government in its ongoing civil war.
BAIDOA, Somalia — The Al Qaeda-linked Al Shabaab fighters have launched an ambush attack on an Ethiopian soldiers’ convoy serving with the African Union peace forces in Somalia, said residents and an AMISOM spokesman on Monday.
GALKAYO, Somalia — A Somali police officer says the death toll from the twin suicide bombings in the central Somalia town of Galkayo has risen to 25 people, including students, traders and security personnel.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — On Friday, August 19, well-known religious scholar Sheikh Ghulam Hazrat was killed, along with his father Sheikh Khwaja Muhammad Hazrat, in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa capital of Peshawar. The victims were traveling when unknown gunmen targeted their car; no group has claimed the death of the Afghan clerics.
Recent cases in the Court in the Serbian town of Dimitrovgrad, which borders with Bulgaria, have revealed details of a human smuggling chain through the so-called “Balkans route”.
GALKAYO, Somalia – At least 15 people have been killed, and dozens of others have beenwounded in two simultaneous suicide attacks on the local government headquarters in Galkacyo town in central Somalia on Sunday, August 20, police and witnesses said.
KABUL, Afghanistan — After clashes durint the night of August 20, the Taliban claims to have taken over the Khan Abad district. Government sources confirm the take over, clashes are ongoing.