Terror Watch

Suicide car bomber hits Security checkpoint in Somalia's capital

0 Visits: 311 | Monday September 02, 2019 - 19:47:05
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) A car loaded with explosives targeted a security checkpoint in Somalia's capital killing several, officials said.

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Armed Assailants kill a young man in Somalia's capital

0 Visits: 110 | Sunday September 01, 2019 - 20:39:35
MOGADSHU - Somalia (Horn Observer) Assailants armed with pistols assassinated a young man identifed as Addaawe Abdulle Farey on Sunday night in Mogadishu's Kaaraan district, witnesses said.

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Somalia: AMISOM and SNA take control of Awdheegle town from Al-Shabaab terrorists

0 Visits: 425 | Wednesday August 07, 2019 - 11:43:07
Mogadishu, 06 August 2019: The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) forces, working in joint planning and operations with the Somalia Security Forces (SSF) have liberated the town of Awdheegle in the Lower Shebelle region from Al-Shabaab terrorists.

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Somali Military court executes two Al-Shabab militants in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 365 | Monday August 05, 2019 - 12:02:40
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somali military court executes two al-Shabaab militants in Mogadishu on Monday after they were found guilty in terrorism, Somali officials said.

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United Nations in Somalia mourns death of Mogadishu Mayor from terrorist attack injures

0 Visits: 436 | Thursday August 01, 2019 - 17:59:57
Mogadishu - The United Nations joins Somalia in mourning the tragic passing of the Governor of Benadir Region and Mayor of Mogadishu Abdirahman Omar Osman, known as Engineer Yarisow, from injuries he sustained in a terrorist attack in Mogadishu last week.

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US Airstrike kills a senior ISIS militant in Somalia's Puntland

0 Visits: 290 | Sunday July 28, 2019 - 23:04:29
Bosaso (Horn Observer) US airstrike on Saturday killed a ISIS affiliated senior militant in an airstrike at Golis mountains in northeastern Somalia officials said.

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Car bomb explosion targets a Security checkpoint in Somalia's capital

0 Visits: 191 | Monday July 22, 2019 - 11:23:01
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) A car explosion believed to be suicide bomber on Monday morning a security checkpoint at the airport road, near KM4 area, witnesses and officials said.

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AU Special Representative to Somalia condemns terrorist attack in Kismayo

0 Visits: 241 | Saturday July 13, 2019 - 14:23:42
Mogadishu, 13 July 2019 - The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, strongly condemns the terrorist attack on a hotel in Kismayo, southern Somalia, in which dozens of innocent people were killed and wounded.

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Two prominent TV journalists among killed in hotel attack in Southern Somalia

0 Visits: 262 | Friday July 12, 2019 - 22:56:22
MOGADISHU, Somalia, 12 July, 2019 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) is saddened to learn the tragic death of Mohamed Omar Sahal (aka Ga'ma Dhere), SBC TV correspondent based in Kismayo and Hodan Naleyeh, TV journalist and founder of Integration TV – both among killed in Kismayo hotel attack…

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Somalia executes three Shabab fighters found guilty in Hotel attack in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 239 | Wednesday July 10, 2019 - 09:34:18
Mogadishu (Horn Observer) Somalia military court on Wednesday morning executed three Shabab fighters who the military court found guilty in carrying out Hotel Nasa-Hablood attack in Mogadishu two years ago, officials said.

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Car bomb kills at least 5 in Somali capital, 31 injured

0 Visits: 142 | Wednesday May 15, 2019 - 20:43:56
At least five people were killed and 31 others were injured after a car loaded with explosives rammed Somali government district offices in Mogadishu on Tuesday, medical and security officials said

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11 killed in car bomb attack in Somalia's capital

0 Visits: 275 | Thursday March 28, 2019 - 16:23:45
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least 11 people were killed and several others were wounded after car fitted with explosive devices exploded outside a restaurant in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, officials.

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Breaking: Twin Explosions and gunfire heard in Somalia's Capital

0 Visits: 248 | Saturday March 23, 2019 - 12:50:20
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Somali militant group Al Shabab, which is affiliated to Alqaeda has on Saturday morning attacked building which houses the ministry of labor, killing at least 5 people including deputy minister of labor and wounding dozens witnesses and officials said.

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Market blast kills 8 in Southern Somalia

0 Visits: 339 | Thursday March 14, 2019 - 08:22:19
Baidoa (Horn Observer) At least eight people have been killed after a bomb exploded at a busy livestock market in a village in southwestern Somalia's Bay region, local media reports.

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US kills 8 militants in a self-defense airstrike in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region

0 Visits: 195 | Wednesday March 13, 2019 - 06:35:59
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least militants were killed on Monday after US forces in Somalia carried out what they termed as "self-defense airstrike" in the vicinity of Dara Salaam in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region, the latest in a series of airstrikes against the Somali militants officials…

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car bomb attack in Somalia's capital kills 5

0 Visits: 267 | Thursday March 07, 2019 - 20:52:58
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) At least five people were 5 killed and 9 others were wounded on Thursday after car filled explosive devices exploded a restaurant in Mogadishu, near presidential palace, officials and witnesses said.

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US condemns Somalia terror attack

0 Visits: 345 | Saturday March 02, 2019 - 14:33:51
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) The United States on Saturday said it condemned in the strongest terms on the February 28 terrorist attack in Mogadishu that killed at least 30 people and wounded scores, a statement from the US mission to Somalia said.

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Somalia: AU Special Representative condemns terrorist attack in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 251 | Saturday March 02, 2019 - 11:37:04
' Mogadishu, - The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, strongly condemns the terrorist attack in the Somali capital yesterday. 

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Scores killed in a hotel attack in Somalia's capital

0 Visits: 324 | Thursday February 28, 2019 - 23:30:54
MOGADISHU (Horn Observer) Scores of people were killed and dozen of others injured after a suicide car bombing targeted a Mogadishu hotel destroyed buildings in the Somali capital's busiest street, police said.

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Gunmen kill at least 9 street cleaners near Somalia's Capital

0 Visits: 293 | Monday February 25, 2019 - 23:53:54
At least nine people were shot dead and unknown number of others injured after gunmen believed to be members from the Shabab opened fire on street cleaners on the outskirt of Somali capital, Mogadishu on Monday, media reports.

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