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Somali and AU forces in al-Shabab offensive
Somali and African Union forces launch "Operation Indian Ocean" to capture remaining ports held by armed group.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 18:08 GMT
Somalia famine: 'We only have days to live'
People are starving in southern Somalia while relief efforts are blocked by government and rebel fighting.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 12:29 GMT
Kenya anti-terrorism police accused of abuses
Rights group says strong evidence shows police carried out series of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 17:08 GMT
AU soldiers 'fire on Somalia protesters'
Witnesses and governor say at least six injured after troops open fire in Marka, but African Union denies accusations.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 16:34 GMT
Al-Shabab attack AU base in Somalia
At least 18 killed in fighting between armed group and government and African Union forces in Hiran, al-Shabab says.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 18:27 GMT
Al-Shabab fighters gun down Somali MP
Aden Madeer, the fifth legislator killed by al-Shabab this year, was killed in the Somali capital Mogadishu.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2014 15:37 GMT
Al-Shabab claims deadly Kenya bus attack
At least seven people killed in the latest attack in Kenya's coast claimed by the al-Qaeda-linked group.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2014 10:02 GMT
Somali troops retake presidential palace
Soldiers take back presidential compound in the capital Mogadishu after it was stormed by al-Shabab fighters.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2014 06:50 GMT
Fighting rages at Somali presidential palace
Government forces battle suspected al-Shabab fighters who stormed compound in capital Mogadishu.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2014 18:49 GMT
Al-Shabab assassinates Somali MP
Mohamed Heyd killed along with bodyguard after members of armed anti-government group target his car in Mogadishu.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 20:03 GMT
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