2 Suicide Car Bombs Near UN Offices Kill 13 in Somalia

Two suicide bombers detonated explosives-laden cars on Tuesday outside the offices of the U.N.'s mine clearing agency and a Somali army checkpoint in Mogadishu,...

Somalia received $50 million from Saudi Arabia to cut ties with...

The Saudi regime pledged $50 million (U.S.) to the Somalian government in order to have them cut all diplomatic ties with the Islamic Republic...

Turkey to open military base in Somalia

Following Turkey's deal to open a military base in Qatar, it is now on the cusps of securing a second base deal, this time...

UPDATED: Al-Shabaab continues to target civilians in double blast in Mogadishu

Al Shabaab claims responsibility for the Somali Youth League hotel (SYL) attack, where a large VBIED was detonated at the gate of a park at...

Suicide car bomber and gunmen attack Liido Beach restaurant

A suicide bomber in a car laden with explosives rammed the gates of a popular Liido Sea Food restaurant at Liido beach in Mogadishu the capital...

4 Killed in Attack on Kenya Governor Convoy

An attack by suspected Somali gunmen on a convoy of a Kenyan state governor killed three police officers and a regional elder, a regional...

China reopens embassy in Mogadishu, Somalia after 23 years

China has officially reopened its embassy in Somalia and accredited a new ambassador to the horn of Africa country recovering from years of conflict. China,...

Somalian troops capture key port town from al-Shabab

Somali government troops backed by African Union forces have captured a key stronghold of al-Shabab Islamists, local officials say. The regional governor told the BBC...

Mortar Attack in Central Mogadishu

Just a few moments ago at 12:15 local time 4 mortar shells struck in central Mogadishu, Somalia, near 15 May, killing an entire family...

US Drone Strikes Target al-Shabab Leader in Somalia

Al-Shabab’s top leader was in one of two vehicles hit on Monday night by a U.S. military strike, a member of the Somali Islamic...