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Somalia Shebab disputes US airstrike ‘martyrs’ toll

Somalia’s Shebab insurgents said on Tuesday that “several” fighters had been killed in a US airstrike on their training camp, but disputed Washington’s claims that 150 were killed.

09 Mar 2016 1:50 AM

6 wounded in Somalia airport laptop blast: police

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.

07 Mar 2016 3:44 PM

Bomb may be likely cause of Somalia plane blast: US govt sources

Experts have praised the actions of the crew in landing the plane with so few casualties.

04 Feb 2016 10:41 AM

One killed in mid-air blast on Somalia plane

Jet makes emergency landing

04 Feb 2016 6:17 AM

2 injured as explosion forces plane to turn back in Somalia

There was no immediate explanation of the explosion from the airline or Somali government officials.

03 Feb 2016 10:59 AM

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Over 20 killed as Somali forces end siege of restaurant

Blasts and bursts of gunfire could be heard as Somali special forces went from room to room pursuing the al-Shabab gunmen.

22 Jan 2016 12:21 PM

At least 19 dead in Somalia Shebab restaurant attack

5 gunmen detonated a bomb before storming a popular seaside restaurant in the Somalian capital Mogadishu.

22 Jan 2016 11:11 AM

Islamic extremists attack African Union peacekeepers base in Somalia

Fighting is still going on inside the base.

15 Jan 2016 11:52 AM

After Brunei, Somalia bans Christmas and New Year festivities

Christmas and New Year celebrations are contrary to Islamic culture, says officials.

24 Dec 2015 2:24 PM

Over 90,000 hit by Somalia floods, says United States

An estimated 42,000 people displaced as a result of the flash floods

07 Nov 2015 1:11 PM

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Military strike reported in southern Somali town

A government official, a militant fighter and a town resident say a foreign military power has carried out a strike in southern Somalia. The resident of Barawe town said by telephone that heavy gunfire woke up residents before dawn prayers. The resident, who insisted on anonymity out of fear for his life, had no other details.

05 Oct 2013 4:46 PM

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