War in Somalia See summary

Recent articles: IS-affiliated militant group seizes port town in Somalia 10/26 ‘I’m Scared These Men Will Kill Everyone’: ISIS Takes a Somalia Town 10/26 US says alleged Bali bombing figure to stay at Guantanamo 10/26 Nyeri man, nephew among Mandera attack victims 10/26 Somalia: Al-Shabab Claims Attack On African Union Base in Somalia 10/26 Kenya: At Least 12 Killed in Northern Kenya Attack Near Somalia 10/26 President Condemns Attack On AU Base in Beledweyne 10/26 Pirates Still Holding Kenyans, Demand Ransom 10/26 Tears as families identify bodies of Mandera attack victims 10/26 Al Shabaab takes Somali town from Ethiopian, govt troops; no resistance 10/26 Extremist group Shabab raids Kenyan border town and massacres teachers 10/26 Somali piracy survivor: 'We lived off rats and birds' 10/26 IS Militants Seize Town in Somalia's Puntland 10/26 At Radical Rehab, Al-Shabab Defectors Get Second Chance 10/26 Kenya: U.S. Pledges to 'Deliver Lasting Defeat on Al-Shabaab' 10/26 Nigeria Maintains 169th Position in World Bank 'Ease of Doing Business' 10/26 Ahlu Sunna Says Readied Anti-Al Shabaab Offensive 10/26 Al Shabab Calls Djiboutian Troops to Leave Somalia 10/26 Group Urges Government to Put More Troops to Patrol Kenya-Somalia Border 10/26 Put more troops on Kenya-Somalia border, govt told 10/26 Ali Ameriko Calls Again for an End to Galkayo Conflict 10/26 Al-Shabab Suicide Bomber Hits AU Base in Beledweyne 10/26 Calm Returns to Afgoye After Al-Shabab Raid 10/26 Mombasa MCAs scoff at Nkaissery over remarks 10/26 Ethiopia withdraws troops in Somalia over 'lack of support' 10/26 Two Egyptian Women Convicted in U.S. of Supporting Somali Militant Group 10/26 Somalia: 8 Reasons to Be Concerned About Somalia's Elections 10/26 US pledges to decimate terror group Al-Shabaab 10/26 Taiwan hostage released by Somalia pirates after four years 10/26 ISIS-linked militants seize port town in northern Somalia 10/26 Somalia - Djibouti – Attack against an AMISOM base (25.10.16) 10/26 Somalia - Djibouti – Attack against an AMISOM base (25.10.16) 10/26 France – Somalie – Djibouti ; Quai d’Orsay – Déclarations du porte-parole 10/26 Kenya police say 12 people killed in extremist attack in Kenya's northern Mandera County near the Somali border 10/25 Chinese sailors freed by Somali pirates take flight home 10/25 Al Shabaab launch three attacks in Kenya, Somalia 10/25 Twelve dead in 'al-Shabab attack' on Kenyan town Mandera 10/25 Kenya: 12 Killed in Mandera Overnight Attack 10/25 Kenya: Seven 'Frontier Counties' Governors Condemn Mandera Massacre 10/25 Chinese hostages receive tearful welcome home after four-year ordeal at hands of Somali pirates 10/25 Kenya: 12 Killed as Gunmen Set Off Explosives at Guesthouse in Mandera 10/25 Iraqis are world's most generous to strangers: Global survey 10/25 Kenya blames al-Shabab for deadly attack 10/25 12 killed in bomb attack in northeast Kenya 10/25 UPDATE 1-Attackers kill 12 in Kenyan guesthouse blast near Somali border 10/25 One church opens for faithful Catholic remnant in Somaliland 10/25 Clashes in Galkayo, Somalia Harm Civilians 10/25 Female Genital Mutilation Haunts Somalis in U.S. 10/25 Four AU Soldiers Among 10 Killed in Base Camp Attack 10/25 Renewed deadly clashes in north-central Somalia send thousands fleeing in October - UN 10/25 Vietnamese sailors finally home after being held for four years by Somali pirates 10/25 Gunmen kill several in extremist attack on Kenyan guest house 10/25 Govt Officials Accused of Failing Mogadishu Security 10/25 Kenya: 12 killed in extremist attack in the country's north 10/25 Truck Bomb Hits AU Troops Base in Central Somalia 10/25 AU Deploys More Officers for Elections 10/25 Death Toll From Al Shabab Attack in Mandera Hits 12 10/25 Somali extremists kill 12 Christians in northern Kenya 10/25 Al-Shabab attack targets AU base in Somalia 10/25 Militants Launch Three Attacks In Somalia And Kenya In 24 Hours 10/25 12 killed in Al Shabaab bomb attack in Kenya 10/25 Gunmen storm guesthouse in northern Kenya, killing 12 'non-Muslims' 10/25 Extremists kill 12 non-Muslims in northern Kenya 10/25 Al-Shabab kills 12 in Kenyan hotel near Somalia 10/25 EU support helps Somalis share experiences on post-war school curriculum 10/25 EU-African Union relations: joint communiqué of the AU Peace and Security Council and the EU Political and Security Committee 10/25 12 killed in Kenya hotel terror attack 10/25 2 women convicted of raising money online for Al-Shabab 10/25 At Radical Rehab, Al-Shabab Defectors Get 2nd Chance 10/25 US says alleged Bali bombing figure to stay at Guantanamo 10/25 Uhuru cancels Angola trip following terror attack 10/25 'Al-Shabab attack' on Mandera town kills 12 10/25 Alleged Bali bombing figure Hambali will not be freed from Guantanamo, US says 10/25 Two Women Convicted in US of Financing Somali Group Al-Shabab 10/25 Al-Shabab Attack Kills 12 in Kenya 10/25 US to 'deliver lasting defeat on Shabaab' 10/25 Female Genital Mutilation Continues in Somali Community in US 10/24 Somalia: Fifteen Killed, 20 Wounded in New Galkayo Battle 10/24 Somali pirates' hostages 'ate rats' to survive 10/24 Somalia: Pirates Free Hostages Held for Nearly 5 Years 10/24 Somalia: Ethiopia Withdraws From Halgan Town 10/24 Ex Leader - Puntland Doesn't Want Peace in Galkayo City 10/24 33,000 Somali Refugees Repatriated From Dadaab 10/24 International Communities Calls on Government to Promote Freedom of Expression 10/24 Commandos Unity Conducts Special Operation in Southern Somalia 10/24 Radio Journalist Detained 10/24 Somali President Arrives in Jowhar Town 10/24 President Attends Hirshabelle President Inauguration in Jowhar 10/24 Four Indonesians now safe in Nairobi after 4 years held captive 10/24 Ministry Confronts an Article, Argues It Misrepresented His Comments. 10/24 Journalists Should Refrain From Exacerbating the Tensions in Galkayo 10/24 AMISOM Burundi Contingent Rotation Deferred 10/24 Four Indonesians freed by Somali pirates: minister 10/24 Ethiopia: Anti-Terror Efforts at Risk as Ethiopia Quells Protest at Home 10/24 Kenya: Militias Recruit Stranded Refugee Kids 10/24 Mandera Leaders Fault Govt for Not Taking Border Wall Seriously 10/24 I stand with the girl child 10/24 Govt did not pay ransom to Somali pirates: Ministry 10/24 Europe pays out to keep a lid on Ethiopia migration 10/24 Three Killed, 2 Wounded in Mogadishu Car Bomb Blast 10/24


Conflict between Ethiopia-backed provisional government and Union of Islamic Courts