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Nov 07, 2018
US midterm polls: Somali refugee Ilhan Omar, Palestine Immigrant Rashida Tlaib become first Muslim women elected to CongressIlhan Omar won a House seat in the US midterms from Minneapolis, Minnesota, while Rashida Tlaib won unopposed from Michigan.
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
Aug 26, 2017
Facebook under scanner for not deleting brutal videos from traffickers and slave tradersFacebook is caught in yet another controversy as traffickers and slave traders are reportedly using the social media platform to broadcast brutal videos.
May 05, 2017
31-year-old Somali minister shot dead in car after being mistaken for Islamist militant: Two arrestedSomali security forces shot a minister for public works dead in his car in the capital Mogadishu on Wednesday after mistaking him for an Islamist militant, officials said.
Dec 11, 2016
Suicide truck bombing 'kills 16' in Somali capital MogadishuAt least 16 people died on Sunday in a suicide truck bombing outside the busy sea port of the Somali capital Mogadishu, the director of the ambulance service said.
Nov 29, 2016
Ohio State University: Terrorism suspected in car-and-knife attackA Somali-born Ohio State University student plowed his car into a group of pedestrians on campus and then got out and began stabbing people with a butcher knife Monday before he was shot to death by a police officer. Police said they were investigating whether it was a terrorist attack.
Dec 22, 2015
Somali Shebab militants attack bus in Kenya; two dead, six woundedTwo people were killed Monday during an attack by Somali Shebab fighters on a bus travelling to Mandera in northeast Kenya from the capital Nairobi, the interior ministry said.
Oct 07, 2015
Somali militants vow to welcome British peacekeepers 'with fire' | ReutersMOGADISHU Somalia's militant Islamist group al Shabaab pledged on Tuesday to greet British troops "with fire" when they arrive to provide support to a peacekeeping force in the conflict-ravaged country. Last week Prime Minister David Cameron announced plans to deploy up to 70 troops and experts to provide logistical, medical and engineering support to the African Union-led peacekeeping force in Somalia, which is struggling to emerge from two decades of chaos and is also battling the Islamist insurgency of the al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab. Like other Western powers, Britain has long avoided the Horn of Africa country, which until recently was widely viewed as a failed state, but it has made some progress in restoring order and setting up a functioning government
Feb 27, 2014
Suicide car bomb kills seven in Somali capital: PoliceThe blast is the latest in a string of attacks in the dangerous capital, where Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab insurgents are fighting to topple the internationally backed government.
Aug 17, 2013
Rebels kill 4 in attack on Kenya police postA Kenyan official says militants believed to be from the Somali extremist group al-Shabab have killed at least 4 police in an attack on a police post near the Somalia border.