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Nov 11, 2017
Islamic State faction in Somalia thriving, receiving funding from Iraq and Syria, says UN reportIslamic State faction in Somalia has grown significantly over the past year, carrying out attacks in Puntland and receiving some funding from Syria and Iraq
Nov 04, 2017
US conducts drone strikes against Islamic State fighters in Somalia for first time, kills 'several terrorists'The US has conducted a pair of drone strikes against Islamic State fighters in Somalia, the first time America has hit jihadists in Horn of Africa nation
Nov 04, 2017
Xi Jinping addresses China's first overseas military base in Djibouti, asks troops to 'promote peace and stability'Troops serving at China’s first overseas military base, in Djibouti, should help promote peace and stability, President Xi Jinping told them in a video chat
Oct 16, 2017
Mogadishu blast: Death toll soars to 276 in Somalia's 'deadliest attack'; Turkey, Kenya offer medical aidThe most powerful bomb blast ever witnessed in Somalia's capital Mogadishu killed 276 people with around 300 others injured, the country's information minister said early on Monday, making it the deadliest single attack in this Horn of Africa nation.
Oct 15, 2017
Mogadishu blasts: Death toll reaches 231; more than 275 injured in most powerful bomb blast in SomaliaThe death toll from the most powerful bomb blast witnessed in Somalia's capital rose to 231 with more than 275 injured, making it the deadliest single attack ever in this Horn of Africa nation, said a senator
Oct 15, 2017
Mogadishu blasts: Death toll rises to 189; more than 200 injured in deadliest attack in SomaliaThe death toll from the most powerful bomb blast witnessed in Somalia's capital rose to 189 with more than 200 injured, making it the deadliest single attack ever in the Horn of Africa nation, police and hospital sources said on Sunday
Nov 19, 2011
USAID seeks more aid for famine-hit Horn of AfricaWith escalating humanitarian crisis in the drought-ravaged Horn of Africa, the US development agency USAID has asked for more aid to address the "tragic" situation.
Aug 11, 2011
29,000 children under 5 die in Somalia famineFamine in Somalia has already claimed the lives of 29,000 children under the age of five, but the UN warns that unless it receives more funding, this number could reach a million.