Somalia

US army says Somalia air raids target al-Shabab, kill 37 fighters

The two air strikes on Monday took place near Debatscile, the US Africa Command says.

US army says Somalia air raids target al-Shabab, kill 37 fighters

Somalia

Al-Shabab attack in Mogadishu kills dozens

Security officials update number of victims of Friday's car bomb and gun attack to 39 killed and 40 wounded.

Somalia attack toll rises: 'Bodies were everywhere'

Africa

Somalia: US air strike 'kills 60 al-Shabab fighters'

Friday's air raid in Mudug province is the deadliest US attack since a November 2017 attack, which killed about 100.

Somalia: US air strike 'kills 60 al-Shabab fighters'

Africa

Somalia: Double suicide bombing kills 16 in Baidoa

50 others were wounded after two men blew themselves up in a restaurant and a hotel in the town.

Somalia: Double suicide bombing in Baidoa kills civilians

Somalia

US air raid in Somalia kills 18 al-Shabab fighters

Deadly drone attack carried out after US and local forces on the ground came under attack.

US air raid in Somalia kills 18 al-Shabab fighters

Refugees

Telling the stories of Somalia's lost warriors

From refugee to storyteller, a Danish Somali filmmaker challenges stereotypes about young Somalis - one film at a time.

Somalia

Suicide blast targets government offices in Mogadishu

At least six killed after vehicle filled with explosives detonated at the Hodan district offices in Somali capital.

Witness

Lost Warrior: Leaving al-Shabab

Will a young man deported from the UK to Somalia be able to reunite with his son and leave his troubled past behind him?

Kenya

Roadside bomb kills five soldiers in Kenya's Lamu

Blast destroys army vehicle in the coastal Lamu county, 100km from Somali border, leaving ten others wounded.

Kenya: Roadside bomb kills five soldiers in Lamu county

Africa

Soldiers killed in al-Shabab military base attack near Mogadishu

A suicide car bomb explodes near the gate of a military base in Afgoye before of president's visit to the town.

Soldiers killed in al-Shabab military base attack near Mogadishu

Somalia

Dozens reportedly killed in al-Shabab army base attack

Somali army repels attack and an official says 87 fighters killed after group stormed Baar Sanguni base near Kismayo.

Al-Shabab claims killing 27 soldiers in southern Somalia

Somalia

Attack on Somalia's interior ministry kills at least nine

Al-Shabab claims responsibility for the attack, in which more than a dozen others were injured.

Africa

US soldier killed, five wounded in 'enemy attack' in Somalia

US troops alongside Somali and Kenyan forces came under fire during operation against al-Shabab in Jubaland.

US soldier killed, five wounded in 'enemy attack' in Somalia

Somalia

Somalia: Al-Shabab shuts down football pitches in Mogadishu

More than 30 football fields in the Somali capital have been closed down by the al-Qaeda linked group.

Somalia: Al-Shabab shuts down football pitches in Mogadishu

Somalia

Blast at Somalia stadium kills five football fans

Explosion during friendly match in the town of Barawe also wounded 10 others, government official says.

Blast at Somalia stadium kills five football fans