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...

Reports that ISIS has captured its first town in Somalia

Reports have emerged that ISIS have captured Qandala port in the country's northern Puntland region. The town of just under 20,000 people lays on the...

US drone strike kills top Al-Shabaab leader in Somalia

Ahmed Adan said the strike targeted a convoy of Al-Shabaab top leaders near Dinsoor, a town in the southwestern Bay region of Somalia A...

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...

US Carries out Strike on Shebab Militants in Somalia

The US military carried out an air strike against a senior al-Shebab militants in Somalia and is still reviewing the results of the operation,...

Sudan cuts military ties with North Korea

The Sudanese government said it is concealing all military agreements with North Korea, a type of cooperation it has denied for a long time. “Sudan’s...

In pictures: Al-Shabaab militants capture American gear after death of US...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (11:45 P.M.) – On Friday, Al-Shabaab fighters shot dead a US soldier and wounded two more American servicemen amid a surprise attack...

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,...

Somali elections marred by corruption and fraud

Corruption and voter intimidation have engulfed the ongoing parliamentary elections in Somalia, the auditor general told the BBC. Bribes of between $1,000 - $5,000 have...

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...