AMISOM Convoy Targeted in IED near Mahaday Escapes Unhurt

AMISOM convoy near Mahaday on Tuesday was targeted in a roadside IED by suspected Harakat Shabaab Muhajideen (HSM) operatives. Two roadside IED missed by a whisker armored convoy of AMISOM vehicles transporting Burundian soldiers near Mahaday district in middle Shabelle region. Suspected Al-Shabaab operatives detonated the planted IED via remote More...

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By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Puntland Armed Forces Arrest 20 Terror Suspects in Bosaso

Latest military reports from Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland State indicate that its armed forces in a raid late Tuesday arrested at least 20 terror suspects. According to the source, the anti-terror More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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SNA, AMISOM Troops Clash with Al-Shabaab Operatives in Qoryoley District, Kill Several Militants

Somali’s pro-government soldiers better known as Somali National Army (SNA) backed by AMISOM troops managed to repulse Al-Shabaab operatives/fighters who had laid an ambush at their military bases in Qoryoley More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Turkish Airstrikes Hit 116 Islamic State (IS) Targets in Al-Bab, Northern Syria

20 Islamic State (IS)  terror operatives were killed and 116 targets having shelters for IS  hit by Turkish armed force in Al-Bab of northern Syria in the past 24 hours, Turkish General Staff confirmed More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Newly Promoted Top UPDF Officers to be Decorated Tuesday

Uganda recently reshuffled to military commanders. Notable is Maj Gen David Muhoozi, the commander of the Land Forces is now the new Chief of Defence Forces, taking over from Gen Katumba Wamala. The promoted More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Puntland Forces Battle Al-Shabaab Operatives in Galgala Mountains, Kill over Dozen

Puntland government forces have battled Al-Shabaab operatives and killed over a dozen militants in Galgala Mountains. According to latest military report referenced by open sources in Somalia, the fighting More...

By David Goldman On Sunday, January 15th, 2017
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23 Al-Shabaab Killed in Gedo by Kenya Army in Attempted IED & Gun Ambush

The Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) killed over 23 members of the terrorists group, 'Harakat Al-Shabaab Mujahideen (HSM), in Gedo region of Somalia after the militants launched an attack targeting an army More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Nigeria Govt Face Pressure to Rescue Girls Kidnapped by Boko Haram 1,000 Days Ago

Pressure is mounting on Nigerian govt to rescue the kidnapped school girls by the Islamist terrorist group, Boko Haram, 1,000 days ago. Boko had kidnapped some 200 school girls more than two years ago now in More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Turkish Fighter Jets Strike Daesh Targets, Kill 22 Militants in N. Syria

Turkish fighter jets reportedly conducted air sorties hitting 40 Daesh targets in Syria’s Al-Bab region. According to Turkish General Staff, a total of 22 Daesh terrorists were killed in the raids last More...

By Shmuel Yosef Agnon On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Germany Boosts Military Support for Mali

Germany’s cabinet on Wednesday approved deployment of 8 attack and transport helicopters and 350 additional troops to Mali as part of UN peacekeeping missions. The deployed helicopters are set to More...

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