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AU mission launches probe into alleged airstrikes in southern Somalia

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The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said on Saturday night that it is gathering evidence on the reported airstrikes carried out by Kenyan...
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Al-Shabaab kills US-trained soldiers in ambush in southern Somalia

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dpa/GNA – Terrorists killed at least five soldiers, including members of the US-trained Somali special forces known as Danab, in southern Somalia, a...
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Six militants killed in southern Somalia clash

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Somali National Army (SNA) backed by Jubaland state forces on Saturday killed six al-Shabab extremists in a fierce clash in the southern region of...
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Four militants killed in clashes in southern Somalia

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Somali security forces on Saturday evening killed four al-Shabab militants in a fierce fight in Burdhubo town in the southern region of Gedo, an...
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Six al-Shabab militants killed in operation in southern Somalia

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Somali National Army (SNA) backed by Jubaland state forces killed six al-Shabab extremists on Saturday in a security operation on the outskirts of Kismayo,...
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International partners vow concern on build-up of security forces in southern Somalia

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International partners have expressed concern about the build-up of security forces in the Gedo region of Jubaland, southern Somalia. The partners, including...
A security officer is seen at the scene of a large explosion near a check point in Mogadishu, Somalia, 28 December 2019. A source at a hospital said that the death toll has risen to at least 76 in what is believed to have been a car bombing. The explosion rocked an area near the junction called Ex-Control Afgoye, in a southwestern suburb of the capital Mogadishu. EPA/SAID YUSUF WARSAME

Clashes displace 56,000 people in southern Somalia – UN humanitarian agency

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The UN humanitarian agency on Tuesday called for the protection of about 56,000 civilians displaced by clashes between the Somali government and regional Jubaland...
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Somali and U.S. forces kill 4 al-Shabab militants, destroy camp

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Somali and the United States forces killed four al-Shabab militants in a new airstrike conducted in the militants' stronghold in southern Somalia on Saturday. The...
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Al-Shabab terrorist killed in airstrike in southern Somalia

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The Somali and U.S. forces conducted an airstrike in southern region on Thursday evening, killing an al-Shabab terrorist in the latest onslaught on the...
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Somali army kills 7 al-Shabab militants in southern town

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Somali National Army (SNA) backed by southwestern state forces killed seven al-Shabab militants on Tuesday in an operation in Dinsor town in Bay region,...
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Somali army arrest six al-Shabab militants in southern Somalia

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Somali national forces on Sunday apprehended six al-Shabab extremists in an offensive in the country's southern region of Lower Shabelle, a military officer confirmed. ...
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Somali and U.S. forces kill 2 al-Shabab terrorists, destroy camp

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Somali and the United States forces killed two al-Shabab terrorists and wounded another in a new airstrike conducted in the militants' stronghold in southern...
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Somali and U.S. airstrike targets al-Shabab base in southern Somalia

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Somali and the United States forces said on Tuesday they conducted an airstrike targeting al-Shabab in the militants' strongholds in southern Somalia on Monday. ...
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Somali, U.S. forces kill al-Shabab terrorist in southern Somalia

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Somali and the United States forces killed an al-Shabab terrorist in a new airstrike conducted in the militants' stronghold in southern Somalia on Monday. ...
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One al-Shabab militant killed in southern Somalia

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The U.S. army said Tuesday its special forces conducted an airstrike against al-Shabab militants in southern Somalia, killing one militant. The U.S....
AFRICOM in the Sahel

U.S. airstrike kills 1 Al-Shabab militant in southern Somalia

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The U.S. army said on Friday it has killed one al-Shabab militant in a precision airstrike on Wednesday in southern Somalia. The...
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Al-Shabab militant detained in southern Somalia

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Somali national troops and Jubbaland forces captured an al-Shabab militant in Lower Juba in southern Somalia, officials said on Thursday. Abdi...
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Joint Operation in Southern Somalia Kills 30 Al-Shabab Militants

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Somali National Armed Forces killed 30 al-Shabab militants in a joint operation in Jamame in Somalia's southern region of Lower Jubba, officials said on...
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Top 3 Al-Shabaab Militants Apprehended in S. Somalia

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Somali National Army (SNA) have arrested three senior Al-Shabaab members in an operation conducted on Sunday evening in the country's southern region of Bakol,...
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Southern Somalia: 52 Al Shabaab Rebels Killed by U.S. Airstrike

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The United States army said it conducted an airstrike against al-Shabaab terrorists in southern Somalia on Saturday, killing 52 militants. The U.S. Africa Command...
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Sierra Leone’s police officers deployed in southern Somalia

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A contingent of Sierra Leone's police officers have completed orientation course tailored to familiarize them with African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) mandate and...
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Al-Shabaab recaptures small town in southern Somalia

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Militant group Al-Shabaab on Saturday retook a town in southern Somalia as joint Somali and African Union forces battled the insurgents in the region,...
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Somalia’s special forces destroy Al-Shabaab military base

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Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, widely known as Farmajo, said Sunday he authorized Special Forces who destroyed Al-Shabaab's main military training base in Middle...
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Southern Somalia: Four Aid Workers Snatched

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Suspected Al-Shabaab militants kidnapped four UN World Health Organization (WHO) workers in southern Somalia early Tuesday, police said. A police officer said all the four...
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8 killed in heavy fighting in southern Somalia

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At least six Al-Shabaab fighters and two government soldiers were killed and several others injured in heavy fighting between the militants and Somali National...

May 1 world news summary at 1530 GMT

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MOGADISHU -- At least two soldiers were killed and eight civilians injured in a bomb blast Sunday at a livestock market in Lower Shabelle...
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Kenya cites intrusion of Al-Shabaab rebels

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Inspector General of Police, Joseph Boinett, on Tuesday urged Kenyans to remain vigilant, saying the militants may stage attacks in Kenya. ...

Kenyan slay 13 Al-Shabaab fighters in Somali

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Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) spokesman Col. David Obonyo said the soldiers had engaged the militants at Sarira in Lecta Belt, about 30km north of...
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Kenya refutes Al-Shabaab claims of 21 militants killing in Somalia

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Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) spokesman David Obonyo said only two of its soldiers serving under the African Union Peacekeeping Mission in Somalia (AMISOM)...

AMISOM force apprehends Al-Shabaab leader in S. Somalia

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Somali government's army commander in Qoryoley, Ahmed Gabow Bule confirmed that the allied forces captured Mohamed Ali Gele, the militants' commander who was operating...