NAIROBI, Kenya | Ex-Somalia extremist now running for office is arrested

NAIROBI, Kenya  — The former No. 2 leader of Somalia’s al-Shabab extremist group, who is now…

NAIROBI, Kenya | Toll rises to 53 dead from bomb blasts in Somalia’s capital

NAIROBI, Kenya— Somali hospital and police sources say the death toll from Friday’s bombings outside a…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | 4 car bombs explode by hotel in Somalia’s capital; 20 dead

MOGADISHU, Somalia  — Four car bombs by Islamic extremists exploded outside a hotel in the capital,…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | 2 car bomb blasts kill 6 in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia  — Two car bombs hit Somalia on Sunday, killing six people. Somalia’s Islamic extremist…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | Suicide car bomb hits military base in central Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia — A Somali police officer says a suicide car bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | Eritrea and Somalia restore ties, want UN sanctions lifted

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Eritrea and Somalia have agreed to restore diplomatic relations, both countries announced Monday…

MOGADISHU, Somalia  | Eritrea says it and Somalia restore diplomatic ties

MOGADISHU, Somalia  — Eritrea says it and Somalia have agreed to restore diplomatic relations in another…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | Somali leader makes 1st visit to Eritrea in diplomatic thaw

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Another diplomatic thaw was underway Saturday in the restless Horn of Africa region…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | Somali leader visits Eritrea in possible diplomatic thaw

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Somalia’s president has arrived in Eritrea amid another diplomatic thaw in the restless…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | Extremists attack Somali military base in country’s south

MOGADISHU, Somalia — A Somali military officer says its troops have repulsed an extremist assault on…

U.S. Department of State News: Amendments to the Terrorist Designations of al-Shabaab

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The Department of State has…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | 6 dead after attackers target Somalia’s presidential palace

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Somali security forces shot dead three extremists and foiled an attempted al-Shabab attack…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | At least 9 dead in ongoing attack on Somali ministry

MOGADISHU, Somalia — A least nine people were killed in an attack on Somalia’s interior ministry…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | German nurse’s abduction in Somali capital raises fears

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — As night fell, gunmen sneaked into the International Committee of the Red…

MOGADISHU, Somalia | Red Cross says female staffer abducted in Somali capital

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Armed gunmen stormed into the International Committee of the Red Cross compound in…

US airstrike in Somalia destroys vehicle carrying explosives

MOGADISHU, Somalia/January 03, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)—The U.S. military says it has carried out an airstrike in Somalia that…