KDF Convoy Targeted in Roadside IED Attack at Tabda, Lower Shabelle

23rd February 2016, latest military reports from Somalia reveal that KDF convoy was targeted on Wednesday with IED planted on the roadside at Tabda in Lower Shabelle. The huge landmine blast according to military sources rippled one KDF armoured vehicle after it run over the IED. The vehicle was damaged with 3 three soldiers sustaining some More...

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By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Somalia’s President Appoints Hassan Ali Kheyre, Former Aid Worker as New PM

MOGADISHU, Somalia, Thursday 23/2/2017, Somali’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has appointed former humanitarian worker Hassan Ali Kheyre as the new Prime Minister of the country. The appointed More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Lobbying for Prime Minister Position Intensifies in Somalia, another Tough Task for New President

The new president of Somalia is faced by a tough task of picking his new Prime Minister. Lobbying for the PM position has intensified with Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmajo expected to pick after his inauguration. Under More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Kenya & Turkey Support Somalia in Fight against Al-Shabaab

Kenya and Turkey share the same vision on fighting terrorism and also on solving the issue of refugees. Kenya and Turkey are supporting anti-terrorism efforts in Somalia. Speaking in Nairobi, the head of the More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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SNA Seize Control of Buhodle in northern Somalia

Latest military reports from Somalia indicate that SNA for the first time in more than twenty years seized control of Buhodle town in northern Somalia. According to General Abdifitah Isdid, a senior SNA commander, More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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Somali’s President Calls on Al-Shabaab to Surrender

Somalia’s new president during his inauguration on Wednesday 22/2/2017 called on Al-Shabaab to surrender promising his people that the era of Al-Shabaab and other militant groups was over. President Mohamed More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Security Scaled-up in Somalia as East African Leaders Visit Mogadishu for President Farmajo’s Inauguration

Mogadishu, Wednesday 22/2/2017: Security in Somalia has been scaled-up as Africa African Leaders visit Mogadishu to attend President Farmajo’s inauguration ceremony. Sources indicate that Mogadishu is More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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World Trade Center Mastermind, Omar Abdel Rahman aka ‘the Blind Sheikh’ Dies in Prison

Omar Abdel-Rahman commonly known in the United States as ‘the Blind Sheikh’ died on Friday night while serving his life sentence in a federal prison. The 78-year old Islamist terrorist was the blind More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Renewed Fighting in South Kordofan, Sudanese Army & SPLM-N Trade Accusations

Renewed fighting in south Kordofan has resulted to Sudanese army and SPLM-N trade accusations over ceasefire violation. On Tuesday, SPLM-N accused Sudanese army as the one behind the clashes saying the government More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Al-Shabaab & Galmudug Forces Clash in Amara, Mudug Region

Wednesday, 22/2/2017, Latest military reports from Somalia indicate that Al-Shabaab and Galmudug forces were involved in a deadly gun fight in attempt to retake Amara in southern Mudug region. OSINT reports More...

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