Somalia Newswire (Page 7)

Somalia Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Somalia. (Page 7)

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  1. Pentagon: US Strike Hits Al-Shabaab Camp To Prevent AttackRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Echo

    ... State training camp in Sabratha, Libya. Al-Shabab, which is allied to al-Qaida, is waging an insurgency against Somalia's United Nations-backed government, carrying out deadly attacks in the capital, especially public places frequented by government ...

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  2. Despite US airstrikes, Somali extremist group still activeRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    By U.S. accounts, it was a devastating airstrike against Islamic militants in Somalia, with more than 150 fighters killed in a training camp. But the weekend attack probably won't diminish al-Shabab's ability to continue a wave of bloodshed.

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  3. US strikes hit Somalia training camp; drone report previewedRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    U.S. airstrikes bombarded an al-Shabab training camp in Somalia Saturday, killing more than 150 militant fighters who were preparing to launch a large-scale attack, likely against African or U.S. personnel, the Pentagon said Monday. Multiple drones and manned aircraft launched missiles and bombs on the site, called Raso Camp, which the U.S. had been watching for several weeks, said Navy Capt.

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  4. US Special Operations Forces Involved in Somalia Raid: Defense OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Echo

    ... Cook, another Pentagon spokesman, said Saturday's attack was carried out to safeguard "our African Union Mission" in Somalia and that "the fighters who were scheduled to depart the camp posed an imminent threat" to the mission. African Union ground ...

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  5. Samsung Galaxy S7 qualified as evolutionary rather than revolutionary by reviewersRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Echo

    Auto bomb kills 4 outside police academy in Somali capital The wreckage of a auto used for a suicide bombing sits outside a police academy in Mogadishu , Somalia , Wednesday, March 9, 2016. But it is well known that the U.S. has a limited military presence at the airport in Mogadishu and that small numbers of U.S. Trump, Clinton Leading in OH and Florida He could be content to walk into Cleveland with his delegates and see what he can get in exchange for them.

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  6. Pre-Release Reviews Streaming in for Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 EdgeRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Echo

    ... in Somali capital The wreckage of a auto used for a suicide bombing sits outside a police academy in Mogadishu , Somalia , Wednesday, March 9, 2016. But it is well known that the U.S. has a limited military presence at the airport in Mogadishu and ...

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  7. Somali extremist sentenced to death for journalist killingsRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... death penalty for Haji, said the suspected al-Shabab member had been involved in the killings of the journalists in Somalia. His trial attracted significant attention from local journalists, some of whom attended the trial Thursday. Many hope the ...

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  8. Frankenstein monster: Horrifically scarred Somali journalist who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... they refused to join the militant organisation. The group, allied to al-Qaeda, emerged as the radical youth wing of Somalia's now-defunct Union of Islamic Courts, which controlled Mogadishu in 2006. It is banned as a terrorist group by both the US ...

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  9. Inside the world's largest refugee camp where 1,000 babies are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... for 90,000 Somali refugees fleeing the civil war there, the camp has grown and grown as an end to the conflict in Somalia has become increasingly remote. From 2010 to 2015, I followed nine people living in the camp, some of whom were born there and ...

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  10. Somali extremist sentenced to death for journalist killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... death penalty for Haji, said the suspected al-Shabab member had been involved in the killings of the journalists in Somalia. His trial attracted significant attention from local journalists, some of whom attended the trial Thursday. Many hope the ...

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  11. Somalia sentences al Shabaab media officer to death for killing journalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Peninsula

    A former media officer for the Somali Islamist group al Shabaab who arranged news conferences in the years when the militants controlled the capital Mogadishu was sentenced to death on Thursday for the murder of six local journalists. The al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab was pushed out of Mogadishu by African Union peacekeeping forces in 2011 but has remained a potent antagonist in Somalia, launching frequent attacks in its bid to overthrow the Western-backed government.

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  12. The latest Medal of Honor recipient wants to go back to war. Why thata s a rarity.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... died earning it - four in Iraq, three in Afghanistan, and two during the "Black Hawk Down" battle in Mogadishu, Somalia in 1993. Three more - Army Capt. Florent Groberg, Marine Cpl. William "Kyle" Carpenter and Army Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry - ...

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  13. It's rare, but latest Medal of Honor recipient wants to go back to warRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... died earning it -- four in Iraq, three in Afghanistan, and two during the "Black Hawk Down" battle in Mogadishu, Somalia in 1993. Three more -- Army Capt. Florent Groberg, Marine Cpl. William "Kyle" Carpenter and Army Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry -- ...

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  14. Somalia: Troops Clash With Al-ShabaabRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Somali National Army troops engaged in a deadly overnight clash with Al Shabaab militants in the southern port town of Marko, the capital of Lower Shabelle region, reports said. The fighting is reportedly triggered when armed Al shabaab fighters staged an ambush attack on federal government troops stationed at a base in the city's downtown.

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  15. Somalia police: Bombs kill 13 in 2 Baidoa restaurantsRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... sibility for the Baidoa attacks, but the Islamic extremist rebels al-Shabab have carried out many similar attacks in Somalia.

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  16. Somalia: High Alert in Kenya Airports As Alshabaab Attack Plan EmergesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    ... ews channels both local and International. Of the countries contributing to the African Union peacekeeping troops in Somalia (Amisom), Kenya has borne the brunt of see more>>

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  17. .com | Al-Shabab attack: Civilians killed in Somalia's BaidoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | News24

    Mogadishu Somalia's al-Shabab says it has bombed a busy traffic junction and a nearby restaurant in the city of Baidoa, killing at least 17 people. The attacks on Sunday were part of the armed group's campaign of violence in its bid to topple Somalia's UN-backed government.

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  18. Kenya downplays reported al-Shabaab threat to its airportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | Daily Times

    ... spokesman confirmed to dpa the authenticity of the document. Eleven suicide bombers "have undergone training within Somalia on airborne suicide missions in readiness for the attacks," the memo continued, urging airport managers to "ensure that every ...

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  19. Somali Refugees: Between Shelter and DiscriminationRead the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | Our World 2.0

    ... attack also nurtured a longstanding distrust of Somali immigrants in Kenya. Since the outbreak of civil war in 1991, Somalia has seen violence, political instability, starvation, and disease. In 1995, the second phase of the United Nations ...

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  20. Six Al-Shabaab suspects arrested over twin blasts in SomaliaRead the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | Nerve News

    Somalia's security forces on Monday arrested six Al-Shabaab suspects in connection with the twin blast in the Baidoa town in south-Somalia's central Bay region. Abdullahi Ali Watin, District Commissioner of Baidoa town, told reporters that the security forces conducted massive operations against terrorist elements in the town, and held six members of the militant group of Al-Shabaab, whom they believe masterminded the deadly attacks.

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