Terror Watch

US Airstrike against ISIS Kills one in Puntland, Northeastern Somalia

0 Visits: 394 | Monday November 27, 2017 - 22:25:23
GAROWE (Horn Observer) The United States Africa Command on Monday said that it had carried out an airstrike against ISIS affiliated group in Puntland killing one terrorist, the latest in a series of airstrikes against the Somali militant groups.

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US Kills Over 100 Militants in an Airstrike in Somalia

0 Visits: 358 | Tuesday November 21, 2017 - 23:15:11
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The US Military on Tuesday said that it had killed more than 100 militants in Somalia, the latest in a series of airstrikes against the Shabab in recent months.

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Is Somalia Parliament's Report Encouraging Armed Rebellion against Neighboring Ethiopia?

2 Visits: 1297 | Sunday November 19, 2017 - 23:43:34
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) Somali parliament on Saturday approved report in which it supports the armed rebellion against neighboring Ethiopia in what many believe might have been commissioned by the UAE and Egypt.

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Somalia: US Directs its Personnel to Depart Mogadishu as Reports of Suicide Car Bombers inside Halane Emerge

0 Visits: 840 | Sunday November 05, 2017 - 02:21:23
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The US Mission to Somalia has on Saturday directed its non-essential US citizen employees to depart Mogadishu until further notice, according to a statement released by the US Mission to Somalia.

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US Hits Basis of ISIS Affiliated Militants in Northeastern Somalia

0 Visits: 623 | Friday November 03, 2017 - 22:55:27
BOSASO, (Horn Observer) Several militants are believed to have been killed in an airstrikes conducted by the US government in coordination with the Federal government of Somalia, Witnesses and officials said.

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Somalia: After Deadly Hotel Attack, Somali Cabinet Fires Police and Intelligence Chiefs

0 Visits: 545 | Sunday October 29, 2017 - 22:00:00
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somali Cabinet, in an extra-ordinary meeting, on Sunday fired Police and Intelligence Chiefs after Saturday's deadly attack, officials said.

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Somalia Militants Attack Hotel in Mogadishu, 20 Killed

0 Visits: 628 | Saturday October 28, 2017 - 22:02:02
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least 20 people were killed and dozens were wounded on Saturday afternoon after Somali Militants attacked a hotel in the heart of the Somali Capital Mogadishu, witnesses and officials said.

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Somalia: 10 Civilians among Killed, After AMISOM Convoy came Under IED Attack near Afgoi

0 Visits: 709 | Wednesday October 25, 2017 - 14:56:08
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least 10 civilians were killed and at least another dozen wounded on Wednesday after AMISOM convoy who came under IED attack at Arbiska area near Lafoole, Witnesses and officials said.

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Somalia: Foreign Governments said to take the lead into the Investigations of Mogadishu Truck Bombing

0 Visits: 659 | Thursday October 19, 2017 - 21:55:59
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Several foreign countries are said to have taken the lead of the investigations into the dual truck bombing in Mogadishu that killed more than 300 people, a source in Villa Somalia revealed.

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Death Toll of Somalia's Twin Explosions in Mogadishu Tops 300

0 Visits: 481 | Monday October 16, 2017 - 20:14:31
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The death toll of the Saturday's dual truck explosions in Mogadishu topped 300, in what many say the largest such a attack ever in Somalia.

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Large Truck Bomb Shakes Somalia's Capital Mogadishu

0 Visits: 955 | Saturday October 14, 2017 - 17:26:42
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Large truck loaded with explosive devices shook Somalia's capital, Mogadishu on Saturday, killing several people officials and witnesses said.

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Somalia Replaces Army Chief, Defense Minister Resigns

0 Visits: 580 | Thursday October 12, 2017 - 22:18:20
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somalia Council of Ministers during their weekly meeting on Thursday nominated Abdiweli Jama Hussen aka Gorod as the new Army chief replacing Ahmed Jimale Irfiid, while announcing the resignation of the Defense Minister, according to a statement from the office of the Somali…

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Somali Civil Aviation Official Survived from Assassination Attempt

1 Visits: 500 | Tuesday October 10, 2017 - 07:42:23
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) An official from the Ministry of Civil Aviation and air transport was wounded in Mogadishu on Monday, following an attack by militant Somali group, Al Shabab, witnesses said.

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Puntland Coast Guard Fire at Iranian Boat Illegally Fishing Somalia Waters, killing one and wounding another

0 Visits: 678 | Sunday October 08, 2017 - 21:50:31
BOSASO, (Horn Observer) Puntland coast guard at the port of Bosaso said on Sunday that they have seized Iranian fishing boat after killing the captain of the boat and wounded another, officials said.

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Somalia: Gunmen Assassinate Senior Military Official in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 710 | Monday September 25, 2017 - 07:08:57
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Gunmen killed Gen, Abdullahi Mohamoud Sheikh aka Qurux in Mogadishu on Sunday night, highlighting the ability of the militants to single out individuals they seek to assassinate, witnesses and officials said.

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Somalia: Puntland Forces Seize a boat Carrying Illegal arms

0 Visits: 834 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 01:02:19
BOSASO, (Horn Observer) Puntland Maritime security on Saturday seized a boat carrying illegal fire arms at areas close to Bosaso, Puntland's Bari region, officials said.

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Somalia: Airport Official Killed in Car Explosion in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 776 | Wednesday September 20, 2017 - 20:14:18
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) An Employee working for the Aden Adde International Airport was killed on Wednesday in an car bomb explosion, witnesses said.

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Somalia: 7 Killed in a Disarmament Operation against Armed Militias in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 638 | Sunday September 17, 2017 - 00:05:48
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) At least 7 people were killed and several others were wounded on Saturday after Mogadishu Stabilization Security Unit clashed with organized armed militias in Mogadishu's Daynille neighborhood during security operation, media reported.

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US Strikes in Somalia Kill 6 Militants

0 Visits: 421 | Wednesday September 13, 2017 - 22:45:05
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) The US forces on Wednesday conducted three precision airstrikes in Somalia against al-Shabaab, killing at least 6 militants, AFRICOM said in a statement.

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Somalia: Mogadishu Residents Rally in Support of FGS Decision to Extradite ONLF Rebel Commander

0 Visits: 556 | Wednesday September 13, 2017 - 22:08:20
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) Thousands of residents on Wednesday took to the street in the Somali capital Mogadishu in support of the Federal Government of Somalia recent decision to handover the ONLF rebel commander to Ethiopia.

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