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Nov 21, 2017
Donald Trump administration asks US Supreme Court for full enforcement of travel banThe Donald Trump administration on Monday asked the US Supreme Court to allow the latest travel ban to take full effect.
Nov 14, 2017
US appeals court allows part of latest version of Donald Trump's travel ban to be implementedA US appeals court allowed President Donald Trump to proceed with part of the latest version of his travel ban Monday, but it created an exemption for foreigners with American ties.
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 30, 2017
Suicide car bomb explosion kills 13, injures 16 in Somalian capital; gunfire heard inside Mogadishu hotel, say policeA suicide car bomb exploded outside a popular hotel in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Saturday, killing at least 13 people and wounding more than 16, while gunfire could be heard inside, police said.
Oct 29, 2017
Suicide truck bomb explodes outside Mogadishu hotel in Somalia; 23 dead, dozens injuredA suicide truck bomb exploded outside a popular hotel in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Saturday, killing at least 23 people and wounding more than 30
Oct 29, 2017
Mogadishu hotel blast: 23 dead, more than 30 wounded in suicide attack; Al-Shabab claims responsibilitySaturday's blasts came two weeks after more than 350 people were killed in a massive truck bombing on a busy Mogadishu street in the country's worst-ever attack.
Oct 21, 2017
Mogadishu blast: Death toll rises to 358 in Somalia; injured victims flown to Turkey, Sudan, Kenya for treatmentSomalia's deadliest ever attack, a truck bomb in the capital Mogadishu, has now killed 358 people with 228 more injured.
Oct 18, 2017
US travel ban: Federal judge blocks latest version of Donald Trump's executive order with hours to spareA US federal judge on Tuesday barred the White House from implementing yet another version of President Donald Trump's controversial executive order on immigration