Somalia

Death toll from Mogadishu mayor office suicide attack rises to 11

Mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman reportedly being treated in Qatar following the suicide attack.

Death toll from Mogadishu mayor office suicide attack rises to 11

Somalia

26 killed in hours-long al-Shabab hotel siege in Somalia

A suicide car bomber and gunmen attacked a hotel where a political gathering was taking place in port city of Kismayo.

26 killed in hours-long al-Shabab hotel siege in Somalia

Africa

Several killed in bomb, gun attack on Somalia hotel: officials

Al-Shabab spokesman says the group was behind a car bomb blast and gunfire at the hotel in the port city of Kismayo.

Several killed in bomb, gun attack on Somalia hotel: officials

Kenya

Kenya: Garissa attackers sentenced to long prison terms

Three found guilty of involvement in university siege given decades in jail after 2015 killing of 148 people by gunmen.

Kenya: Garissa attackers sentenced to long prison terms

Africa

Kenya court convicts three over Garissa university massacre

Guilty verdict for three suspects over their role in 2015 attack at northeastern university that killed 148 people.

Kenya court convicts three over Garissa university massacre

Somalia

At least 8 killed in al-Shabab attacks in Mogadishu

Dozens of people were injured when a car bomb was detonated near the parliament headquarters in Mogadishu.

Somalia: Several killed in al-Shabab attacks in Mogadishu

Africa

Somalia: At least 9 killed in Mogadishu car explosion

The blast, claimed by al-Shabab, took place near a checkpoint in the Somali capital.

Somalia: At least 9 killed in Mogadishu car explosion

Africa

Kenyan al-Shabab returnees recount stories of pain and fear

Al Jazeera talks to Kenyans who say they were duped into fighting for the armed group al-Shabab.

United States

US resumes air raids in Somalia after brief pause

Operation comes weeks after reports says US is responsible for killing of 14 Somali civilians in five 2017-18 air raids.

US resumes air raids in Somalia after brief pause

Somalia

At least 15 dead in al-Shabab assault on Mogadishu

Plumes of smoke seen near labour ministry in downtown Mogadishu following blasts and gunfight.

Somalia: At least 15 dead in al-Shabab assault on Mogadishu

Somalia

Al-Shabab car bomb attack kills seven in Somalia

The group claimed responsibility for the blast in a heavily guarded area of Mogadishu near the presidential palace.

Al-Shabab car bomb attack kills seven in Somalia

Somalia

Death toll in al-Shabab attack in Somalia rises to 29

Police say as many as 29 people killed as soldiers and al-Shabab fighters continue to exchange fire in Somali capital.

Somalia: Many killed in al-Shabab attack in Mogadishu

Kenya

US warns citizens of possible attack in Kenya

Travel warning by US embassy says there is 'credible information' indicating Westerners may be targeted in an attack.

US embassy in Nairobi warns citizens of possible attack in Kenya

Somalia

Somalia's capital Mogadishu hit by deadly car bomb

Blast occurred close to Mogadishu mall, killing at least 11 people and wounding several others, says police official.

Al-Shabab

Gunmen kill head of Dubai-owned port operation in Somalia

The attack has been claimed by al-Shabab, the armed group fighting the Somali government for control of the country.

Gunmen kill head of Dubai-owned port operation in Somalia