Somalia Newswire (Page 2)

Somalia Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Somalia. (Page 2)

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  1. .com | Somali's Shabaab attacks army camp, several killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | News24

    Several Somali soldiers were killed overnight on Sunday when Shabaab fighters attacked a base in the southern Kismayo region, officials and witnesses said on Monday. The attack is the latest in a string of assaults by the al-Qaeda-affiliated insurgents, who last week stormed a base manned by the African Union forces in Somalia , killing dozens.

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  2. Somali Shebab attack army camp killings severalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Daily Star

    ... assaults by the Al-Qaeda-affiliated insurgents, who last week stormed a base manned by the African Union forces in Somalia (AMISOM), killing dozens. Heavy gunfire was reported late Sunday for several hours, with the Shebab briefly taking over the ...

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  3. Somali and AU Troops Retake Lego From Al-Shabaab - Monday, 29 June 2015 07:40Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Walta Information Centre

    More than 50 Burundian troops who are part of African Union peacekeeping troops in Somalia are said to have been killed when Al-Shabaab launched a dawn attack on Friday at their base in Leego, 90 kilometers northwest of the capital Mogadishu. Residents of the area said the troops reclaimed the town without any resistance from Al-Shabaab fighters who have retreated.

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  4. Somalia: At Least 50 'AU Soldiers' Killed in Assault By Al ShababRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | AllAfrica.com

    Al Shabab rebels claimed in a statement that it had carried out deadly attack on Friday at AU military base in Lego town lies 130 km North-West of Mogadishu, killing at least 50 soldiers from Burundi. Heavy exchanges of gunfire erupted after Al Shabab militants armed with rocket propelled grenades and machine guns launched an assault on AMISOM military camp in south of Somalia town, witnesses told Shabelle Media in Mogadishu.

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  5. Deadly Battle Kills 12 Near Somalia-Kenya BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Harowo.com

    Deadly battle broke out between Jubaland military forces and Al Shabab militants in an army base in Waladino area near Somalia-Kenya border, killing at least 12 people including soldiers, residents said. The battle flared up after Al Shabab agents armed with rocket propelled grenades and machine guns attacked on an army base manned by Jubaland military forces in Waladino area in Somalia's lower Juba region.

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  6. Somalia: Deadly Battle Near Somalia-Kenya BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | AllAfrica.com

    Deadly battle broke out between Jubaland military forces and Al Shabab militants in an army base in Waladino area near Somalia-Kenya border, killing at least 12 people including soldiers, residents said. The battle flared up after Al Shabab agents armed with rocket propelled grenades and machine guns attacked on an army base manned by Jubaland military forces in Waladino area in Somalia's lower Juba region.

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  7. Somalia: Army Re-Takes AU Base From Al-ShabaabRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | AllAfrica.com

    LEGO, Somalia- government forces along with African Union mission in Somalia-AMISOM troops have re-taken over military base in Lego area where Al Shabab militants killed at least 50 AU forces from Burundi on Friday earlier. The situation at the battle zone is reportedly calm.

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  8. UPDF overruns Al-shabaab campRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | New Vision

    ... Ugandan troops in Barawe, on 23 May 2015. AMISOM PHOTO By Vision Reporter UPDF soldiers under the African Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have liberated Tortorow, a town in the lower Shabelle region of Somalia, overrunning an Al-shabaab camp in the ...

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  9. 50 feared dead in al-Shabaab raid on AU baseRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | Daily Monitor

    Kampala . More than 50 African Union Mission soldiers mainly from Burundi are feared to have died after al-Shabaab militants attacked their base in southern Somalia on Friday.

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  10. US Department of State:- Somaliland security forces regularly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Harowo.com

    US Department of State - Country Report Somalia 2014: North Somalia .Somaliland Faction Human Right Violations In Khatumo Regions Section 1. Respect for the Integrity of the Person, Including Freedom from:Share a. Arbitrary or Unlawful Deprivation of Life Somaliland committed arbitrary or unlawful killings.

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  11. Extremists storm AU base in Somalia, leaving many deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Newsday

    Islamic militants from the Al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab group attacked a remote African Union base in Somalia on Friday, causing many casualties, the AU mission and a local official said. In a tweet, the African Union mission confirmed there had been an early morning attack on their outpost in the village Lego, but did not provide any further details.

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  12. Burundi: Dozens of Burundi Soldiers Killed in Al-Shabaab Attack in SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | AllAfrica.com

    An attack by al-Shabab Islamists on a remote African Union base in Somalia has claimed the lives of dozens of soldiers from Burundi. Several soldiers were also reported to have been injured and kidnapped.

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  13. Somalia: Burundi Confirms Troops Killed in Al-Shabaab RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | AllAfrica.com

    Burundi Military Spokesman Colonel Gaspard Baratuza has confirmed that his country has lost soldiers in Al Shabaab attack on AMISOM base in Somalia. Speaking to DPA Germany News Agency in Burundi capital Bujumbura, Colonel Gaspard Baratuza has said 50 Burundian soldiers have lost their lives in the Friday attack without giving further details on injuries.

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  14. UK beefs up security after report of IS bomb plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Times of Israel

    ... the wreckage at the scene of a suicide car bomb attack which targeted a convoy of foreign officials, in Mogadishu, Somalia on Wednesday, June 24, 2015. (AP Photo) An ambulance waits in Suruc in Turkey's in Sanliurfa province to transport wounded ...

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  15. Dozens killed in multiple jihadist attacksRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | Ghanamma.com

    ... in an audio message posted online. The day of Islamist bloodshed began with a dawn raid on an African Union base in Somalia by Al-Qaeda affiliated Shebab militants who often increase attacks during Ramadan. Witnesses said as many as 50 people were ... 1 comment

  16. Police: 9 killed in bomb blast in the Somali capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... the loss of Somali lives in the incident, adding that the "cowardly terrorist attack" will not deter UAE support to Somalia. Witnesses described chaotic scenes as civilians fled through nearby alleys while soldiers fired in the air to prevent a ...

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  17. Dozens Killed in Islamic Militant Attacks in Four CountriesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | The Washington Post

    ... director for the Middle East and North Africa at research company Teneo in London. Also on Friday, Al-Shabaab in Somalia, which has ties with Al-Qaeda rather than Islamic State, said it killed at least 30 soldiers in an attack on a base of the ...

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  18. Militants in deadly attack on baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Independent.ie

    Islamic militants from the al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab group attacked a remote African Union base in Somalia, causing many casualties. The African Union mission confirmed there had been an early morning attack on their outpost in the village Lego, but did not provide any further details.

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  19. Hundreds Killed In Grisly Attacks Tied To Islamic State During RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Weekday Magazine

    A gunman killed dozens of people at a Tunisian beach resort, a suicide bomber blasted away dozens more at a mosque in Kuwait, and Islamic militants massacred hundreds of civilians in separate battles in Syria and Somalia June 26. The Pentagon said it was too early to tell if the astonishing string of attacks were coordinated, but the Islamic State is claiming responsibility for most, and they all came after the militant group urged supporters to carry out attacks during Ramadan. Thirty-nine mostly European tourists who had been sunbathing and swimming were shot dead at the packed Mediterranean resort of Port el Kantaoui after a man pulled out a gun hidden inside a beach umbrella, with IS later claiming responsibility on Twitter.

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  20. Al-Shabab terrorists attack base in SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Star Tribune

    Tunisia: Bodies lay on a beach Friday after an attack at a beach resort that followed a call to violence by Islamic terrorists. - Rebels with Al-Shabab attacked an African Union base in southern Somalia on Friday, and the terror group claimed to have killed as many as 50 soldiers from Burundi and Somalia.

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