Terror Watch

French navy seizes cache of weapons heading towards Somalia

0 Visits: 501 | Wednesday March 30, 2016 - 16:27:45
French naval forces have seized a large weapons cache from a small ship said to be heading towards Somalia. The cache according to the BBC included assault rifles, machine guns and anti-tank weapons.

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Galmudug forces gear up efforts to end Al Shabab menace in central Somalia.

0 Visits: 269 | Saturday March 26, 2016 - 21:45:20
Cadaado, 26 March 2016: The heroes of Galmudug State forces are still pursuing Al Shabab militants who recently entered in Galmudug territory with the aim to set up new bases.

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GalMudug forces attacked Al-Shabaab militia and forced out from the outskirts of Ad & Eel-Abdi villages

0 Visits: 370 | Tuesday March 01, 2016 - 22:25:06
Adado - SOMALIA: GalMudug State of Somalia forces today forced out Al-Shabab to flee from outskirts of Ad & Eel-Abdi villages. Al-Shabab militia was re-grouping in the area in order to attack Ad & Eel-Abdi villages, but security forces attacked them and as a result they fled from the area.

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At least 30 killed in Somalia restaurant bombings claimed by Islamists

0 Visits: 327 | Monday February 29, 2016 - 19:17:33
Mogadishu (AFP) - At least 30 people have been killed in twin bomb attacks claimed by Shebab Islamists at a busy restaurant in the Somali city of Baidoa, the regional governor said Monday.

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Powerful bomb blasts in Mogadishu Kill at least 15

0 Visits: 393 | Saturday February 27, 2016 - 17:46:59
Mogadishu – Somalia (Horn Observer) At least 15 people were killed and 30 more injured on Friday evening after twin car bombings aimed at SYL Hotel and Peace Garden by the Islamist Militants.

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Heavy security presence at Liido beach in the Somali Capital

0 Visits: 305 | Friday February 26, 2016 - 21:05:44
Mogadishu(SONNA)-Somali government has on Friday placed large number of Army presence from Security and Police forces At Liido Beach in the capital Mogadishu after 21st January attack were over 40 were killed, officials said.

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Somali President Condemns the Terrorist Attack in Turkey

0 Visits: 496 | Thursday February 18, 2016 - 20:28:05
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) Somali President has on Thursday condemned the terrorist attack against the people of Turkey and offered his condolences to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan following terror attack i that left at least 28 people dead and 61 injured, reports said.

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Two Shabab Senior Officials Captured in a Military Operation in Southern Somalia - SONNA

0 Visits: 377 | Thursday February 18, 2016 - 20:01:32
Diinsoor(SONNA)-Two senior Al-Shabab Militants officials were captured in an operation jointly carried out by Somali National Army backed by the African Union Peacekeeping forces in Diinsoor district in Bay region in southern Somalia on Wednesday, officials said.

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Shabab rebuffs Kenyan Claim of Killing its Intelligence Chief

0 Visits: 467 | Thursday February 18, 2016 - 19:22:25
Mogadishu – (Horn Observer) The Islamist Militants denied on Thursday that its intelligence chief were killed by KDF airstrike on early February.

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Islamists kill Somalia's former defence minister with car bomb

0 Visits: 302 | Monday February 15, 2016 - 17:48:23
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Islamist militant group al Shabaab killed Somalia's former defence minister with a car bomb in capital Mogadishu on Monday, officials said.

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Al Shabaab planning to commit atrocities and blame it on AMISOM, warns AU Special Representative to Somalia

0 Visits: 538 | Monday February 15, 2016 - 17:26:47
Mogadishu– The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia and Head of Mission, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, has called for enhanced cooperation between Federal Government of Somalia (FGS), AMISOM, development partners and the local population to help…

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Somalia: Why is Al-Shabaab Still A Potent Threat?

0 Visits: 431 | Saturday February 13, 2016 - 00:52:12
This year, the armed Islamist extremist group Al-Shabaab has notched up a series of bloody successes against both Somali targets and the African Union peace-enforcement mission AMISOM. Meanwhile, the international community has been busy cajoling principals of the Somali federal and state governments…

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Mortar shells kill 2 wound 5 others in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 281 | Monday February 01, 2016 - 23:18:01
By: Hussein Mohamed

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Witness Accounts of the Deadly terrorist attack at Lido beach in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 354 | Saturday January 23, 2016 - 17:10:34
By Mohamed Osman Abdi "Black Cobra" - SONNA-Editor

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Somalia Beachfront Restaurant Attack Kills at Least 25

0 Visits: 283 | Friday January 22, 2016 - 20:52:09
By: Abdirahman Omar

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Kenya brings back bodies of troops killed in Somalia attack

0 Visits: 323 | Tuesday January 19, 2016 - 00:37:19
Nairobi (AFP) - The bodies of Kenyan soldiers killed when Al-Qaeda-linked militants overran their base in Somalia were flown home late Monday draped in the national flag as a rescue operation was underway for survivors.

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Several dead as Shebab storm African Union base in Somalia

0 Visits: 291 | Friday January 15, 2016 - 00:24:28
Mogadishu (AFP) - Somalia's Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab militants stormed an African Union base manned by Kenyan troops in the country's southwest on Friday, with several killed in fierce gun battles.

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VIDEO: A Belgium Based Fanatic Declares Fatwa on Non-Muslims

0 Visits: 429 | Saturday January 02, 2016 - 19:31:42
Religious fanatic on asylum in Belgium has turned to social media to declare a fatwa on Christian Somalis whom he warned against rebuilding a Catholic Church in Somalia's capital Mogadishu.

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Somali Government orders the suspension of 35 Somali news websites Over allegations of Ethics

0 Visits: 249 | Saturday January 02, 2016 - 19:21:02
Mogadishu – Official letter from Somali attorney general office that was addressed both to the ministry of information and the ministry of posts and telecommunication to immediately suspend over 35 Somali news websites in the country, pending investigations.

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Aftermath of the Announced Suspension of Alasow's websites in Somalia, Victims dare to speak out!

0 Visits: 248 | Saturday January 02, 2016 - 18:34:07
Mogadishu – Following the degree by the office of the Somalia's Attorney General on Monday calling for suspension to more than 30 news websites accused to be ethically biased, a reporter from the Horn Observer Media spoken to several people to find out more.

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