Terror Watch

Twin Bombing Attack in Somalia's Capital Kills 24

0 Visits: 356 | Saturday February 24, 2018 - 13:00:03
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least 24 people were killed and 21 others were wounded when Somali militants carried out twin attacks in Somalia's Capital Mogadishu on Friday evening.

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Somali Govt provides protection and safety to rescued 35 kidnapped children from terrorists group

0 Visits: 423 | Wednesday January 24, 2018 - 22:49:08
Mogadishu, 24 January 2018 - The Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) is looking after un-accompanied children that were rescued from terrorists groups on 19 January 2018. These children are now receiving full protection and rights. The FGS will provide all basic services to these children, as the necessity…

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Somali Security Forces Freed Underage Children from Militant Camp, US Kills four Militants in an airstrike in Southern Somalia.

0 Visits: 544 | Saturday January 20, 2018 - 14:51:04
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somali security forces freed at least 30 under age children from Shabab training camp in Middle Shabelle region, Somali and American media reported citing official.

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Somalia: Roadside bomb Hits Somali Military Vehicle in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 573 | Sunday January 14, 2018 - 23:18:42
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least 3 soldiers were wounded after a roadside bomb hit a military vehicle carrying government soldiers at Haanta Dheer area in Mogadishu's Dayniile district, witnesses said.

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Somali Special Forces Kill 10 Militants in Raid in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region

0 Visits: 816 | Saturday January 13, 2018 - 22:30:30
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least 10 Somali militants were killed when Somali special forces - Danab - raided and destroyed a militant base in Lower Shabelle region, Military radio reported.

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Somalia: Mortar Rounds Fired at the Presidential Palace Kill one Civilian - Witness

0 Visits: 648 | Thursday January 11, 2018 - 21:29:18
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) A civilian was killed after Somalia militant group, Al Shabaab, which is affiliated to Alqaeda claimed to have fired several rounds of Mortars at the Somali presidential palace on Thursday, witnesses said.

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Somalia: AMISOM and SNA Conduct Security Operation against Al Shabaab in Hiiraan region

0 Visits: 531 | Tuesday January 09, 2018 - 21:59:50
BELEDTWEIN (Horn Observer) AMISOM troops from Ethiopia and Somali National Army jointly liberated new villages from Al Shabaab in Somalia's Hiiraan region, officials said.

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Somalia: UAE Trained Militias Raid Lawmaker's Home in Mogadishu, Opposition Conference underway in Dubai

0 Visits: 729 | Saturday December 30, 2017 - 16:51:09
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Militias trained by United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Saturday raided the house of the senator Abdi Hassan Awale known as Qeybdiid, who is the chair of the Constitutional Review committee (CRC), amid more than two dozen opposition leaders, lawmakers and regional leaders were summoned…

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Somali Government Forces Kill Shabab Financier, US Airstrike Kills 4 Terrorists in Somalia

0 Visits: 1008 | Thursday December 28, 2017 - 23:45:06
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somalia government said on Thursday that its security forces conducted unilateral operation in Wanlaweyn district of Lower Shabelle region and killed Al Shabaab financier by the name of Moalim Jelle, meanwhile US forces killed four militants in an airstrike, officials said.

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US Military Kills 13 Militants in an Airstrike in Southern Somalia

0 Visits: 361 | Wednesday December 27, 2017 - 14:34:28
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) United States Africa Command said on Wednesday that it had carried out airstrike against the Shabab militants in the morning of 24 December 2017 in Southern Somalia, killing at least 13 Shabab militants in the attack.

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Somalia's ISIS Threatens More Attacks against Puntland regions

0 Visits: 383 | Wednesday December 27, 2017 - 14:13:40
Bosaso (Horn Observer) The ISIS affiliated group based in Puntland threatened more attacks against Puntland regions, in a video released by the group.

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Somalia Cabinet Discusses Election, Security, Law and Civil Service in its weekly Meeting

0 Visits: 293 | Thursday December 21, 2017 - 18:09:34
Mogadishu, 21 December 2017 - In a normal of weekly Cabinet meeting today, which chaired by the Prime Minister of Federal Governmant H.E Hassan Ali Khaire was discussed about the election, security, civil service law and other matters.

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US Airstrike Kills 8 Militants in Southern Somalia

0 Visits: 372 | Monday December 18, 2017 - 23:14:05
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) US forces conducted an airstrike against al-Shabaab militants in the early evening hours on Friday, Dec. 15, approximately 30 miles northwest of Kismayo, killing eight (8) terrorists and destroying one vehicle, according to a statement released by the US Africa Command.

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US Airstrike against ISIS Kills one in Puntland, Northeastern Somalia

0 Visits: 565 | 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: 466 | 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: 1549 | 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: 956 | 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: 712 | 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: 682 | 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: 731 | 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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