MOGADISHU, Somalia — At least ten people have been killed, and scores were wounded in heavy fighting between Al Shabaab Islamist militants and government forces in a town near the Somali capital, Mogadishu on Monday.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — Fighters with the Al Qaeda-affiliated Al Shabaab group have launched a massive mortar and gun attack on military bases belonging to the UN-mandated African Union peacekeeping forces in Somalia known as (AMISOM) in Qoryooley district in Lower Shabelle region, military officials and a rebel spokesman said.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — A car bomb explosion at Somali Intelligence agency prison in Mogadishu has left at least five people, including soldiers dead, while scores of others were wounded, police and witnesses said on Saturday.
MOGADISHU, Somalia – Unites States of America said Monday its military has carried out “self-defense” airstrikes in southern Somalia, targeting Al Shabaab hideouts near the southern port city of Kismayo.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — On Wednesday, August 31, Al Shabaab warned local residents in Mogadishu to ‘stay away’ from government buildings and hotels in the capital, a day after a deadly truck bomb attack on the SYL hotel that left 25 people dead.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — The death toll from a devastating Al Shabaab truck bomb in the Somali capital of Mogadishu has risen to 25 after several of the wounded victims succumbed to their injuries, security and medical officials said on Tuesday.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — A suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden truck into a checkpoint near the presidential palace in Mogadishu on Tuesday morning, the latest in a string of attacks in the Somali capital, police said.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — on Friday, August 26, Somali security forces ended an overnight siege by militants at a beach restaurant in the capital, which killed least 10 people, including two members of Al Shabaab, officials said.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — Armed Gunmen have stormed a popular beach restaurant in Mogadishu after setting off a car bomb at the main entrance of the building on Thursday evening at around 7:30 P.M. local time in Somalia.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — A suicide car bomb was detonated at the gates of the Banadir beach restaurant near the Turkish Embassy building in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, on Thursday evening, police have said.