A senior Somali intelligence official says a suspected U.S. airstrike has largely destroyed a minibus travelling near a rebel-held village in southern Somalia.
A Somali journalist has been killed by a car bomb in the capital late Monday, says a fellow journalist.
The final death toll in October’s massive truck bombing in Somalia’s capital is 512 people, according to the committee tasked with looking into the country’s worst-ever attack.
The U.S. military command in Africa says it carried out three drone strikes against Islamic extremists in Somalia within 24 hours, stepping up their campaign against al-Shabab and the Islamic State group.
A U.S. drone strike killed “several militants” with al-Shabab in Somalia, the military said, as the Trump administration increasingly targets what has become the deadliest Islamic extremist group in Africa.
The U.S. military says “several militants” have been killed in an airstrike against the al-Shabab extremist group in Somalia.
A Somali security official says a suspected U.S. airstrike has targeted a base run by Islamic State group-affiliated fighters in Somalia’s northern state of Puntland.
The death toll in Somalia’s deadliest attack has risen to 358 while dozens remain missing.
Somali officials say the country’s defense minister and army chief have resigned as the al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab group steps up attacks on army bases across south and central Somalia.
Islamic extremist fighters killed four Somali government soldiers and briefly took a town near the border with Kenya Monday, a military official said.
The U.S. military says it has killed three members of the al-Shabab extremist group with a “precision airstrike” in Somalia.
The U.S. military says it has conducted an airstrike in Somalia that killed an al-Shabab extremist and wounded another.
A renegade leader of Somalia’s Islamic extremist insurgents, al-Shabab, has surrendered to the government.
At least two people were killed in an apparent car bomb blast on a major street in Somalia’s capital Friday evening, police said, just hours after the U.S. military confirmed that a recent airstrike had killed a high-level al-Shabab extremist commander blamed for deadly attacks in Mogadishu.
The U.S. military is confirming it killed a high-level commander of the al-Shabab extremist group with an airstrike in Somalia over the weekend.
A Somali police officer says a suicide car bomber has detonated near the gate of a police station in the capital, Mogadishu.
A police officer says a suicide car bomber has detonated at a district headquarters in Somalia’s capital, killing at least seven people.
Fighting continued through the night as Somalia’s al-Shabab Islamic extremists fought off heavily armed soldiers in a bloody siege at a popular Mogadishu restaurant.
A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the gate of a popular restaurant in Somalia’s capital, and gunmen were fighting their way inside, police said Wednesday night.
At least 14 people, mostly civilians, were killed Friday as soldiers clashed over food aid in drought-ravaged Somalia’s southwestern city of Baidoa.