Saturday, July 4, 2020

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Ethiopia, Somalia agree to work together

Addis Ababa July 09/2016 A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed today between the Metals and Engineering Corporation of Ethiopia (METEC) and government of Somalia so as to build industrial capacity of the later. The accord is part the commitment...

Al-Shabab fighters attack Somali army base

At least 10 soldiers killed after a coordinated assault on an army base southwest of Somalia's capital Mogadishu. Al-Shabaab fighters have attacked a Somali army base southwest of the capital, Mogadishu, killing at least 10 soldiers, the group and a military...

Shabaab militants attack Diff Police Station in Wajir

Al-Shabaab militants raided Diff police camp near the Kenya-Somalia border Saturday morning, injuring one policeman. Wajir County Commissioner Michael Ole Tialal said at least three militants could have been injured or killed during the 1.30 am attack. “It is true the...

African Union ‘to leave Somalia by December 2020’

The African Union says it plans to withdraw its 22,000-strong force from Somalia by the end of 2020, the Associated Press news agency reports. Under its exit strategy, security responsibilities will be transferred to Somalia's military gradually between 2018 and December 2020,...

Ethiopia to support Somalia in military capacity building

Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said Ethiopia will consolidate its support for the Somalia to build its military capacity. This was disclosed when the Premier conferred here with his Somali counterpart Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke. Hailemariam said Ethiopia will give the necessary...

Israel to assist Kenya in the construction of a border security wall with Somalia

Israel has agreed to help Kenya to fight terrorism by sharing intelligence. The Jewish state will also assist in the construction of a border security wall with Somalia to stop the flow of fighters who cross over to conduct...

Somalia: Incumbent Leaders Perfected the Manipulation Tactics of 2016 Elections

The 5 Presidents, the Speaker of a defunct federal parliament, the Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister of a moribund Council of Ministers, who form Somalia’s National Leadership Forum (NLF), are not offended by the defenestration of the Somali...

Uganda Reconsiders Pull-out From Somali Mission

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni says his country will reconsider plans to pull its troops from Somalia if the AU stabilization mission there moves in the right direction. Speaking to reporters at the end of a regional security summit in Kampala...

Six killed in Elwak bus attack

Six people were killed after two buses were sprayed with bullets by Al-Shabaab terrorists near Elwak in Mandera County on Friday morning. County Commissioner Fredrick Shisia said police is yet to confirm the number of passengers injured in the 10am...

Blast Kills At Least 20 in Somalia

Somali officials say at least 20 people have been killed in a massive roadside explosion that engulfed a passenger bus on the main highway linking Mogadishu to Afgoye, 30 kilometers west of the capital. A police officer at the scene,...
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US soldier killed in Kenya is identified after Alshabab attack that left 3 Americans dead

 A U.S. Army specialist killed with two other Americans in an attack Sunday by al-Qaida-aligned militants in Kenya has been identified by...

3 Americans killed in Al-Shabab attack at Kenyan military base

One U.S. service member and two American Department of Defense contractors were killed in a terror attack on a military base in Kenya that...

Al-Shabaab jihadists attack US-Kenya military base

 Jihadists from Somalia's Al-Shabaab group on Sunday attacked a military base used by US and Kenyan forces in Kenya's coastal Lamu region,...

Somalia: Spare the civilians, Red Cross and Red Crescent tell warring parties

Mogadishu (ICRC) – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Somali Red Crescent Society (SRCS) call on all armed...