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Militant Attack: Shabaab Strikes Djibouti Military Base with Suicide Bomb in Central Somalia

The aftermath of Saturday's deadly car bomb in Mogadishu reeks of al Shabaab's notorious style. Feisal Omar, REUTERSYesterday, Shabaab, East Africa’s al Qaeda branch, claimed responsibility for a suicide car bomb targeting Djiboutian and Somali forces at a military base in central Somalia's Hiraan region. This marks the year's 14th suicide bombing by Shabaab.The car bomb struck the Beledweyne HQ of Djiboutian troops under the African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) as the site was transferring to Somali…

Devastating Car Bombing Claims Lives of Four in Central Somalia

Suicide Car Bomb Blast Claims Four Lives in Central Somalia BELEDWEYNE, Somalia — Al-Shabaab extremists unleashed a deadly car bomb in Beledweyne, a town nestled in the Hiiran region, claiming at least four lives on a day meant for independence celebrations in this Horn of Africa nation. Reports indicate the explosion homed in on a military installation in central Somalia where the Somali National Army (SNA) fiercely battles the al-Shabaab insurgency. The group swiftly claimed responsibility for the assault. The SNA is…

Al-Shabaab Takes Credit for Lethal Bombing in Somalia

Al-Shabaab Takes Blame for Fatal Blast in Somalia Ceelberde, Somalia - Two soldiers of the Somali National Army (SNA) lost their lives and three sustained injuries when a remote-controlled landmine detonated at the primary checkpoint in Ceelberde, located in Bakool region's southwest territory, eyewitnesses report. The strike occurred on Tuesday, with Al-Shabaab insurgents quickly owning up to it. The militant group…

Deadly Al-Shabaab Bombing Claims 12 Lives in Kenya

EL-WAK - A bomb attack orchestrated by Al-Shabaab militants using an improvised explosive device carried by a donkey rocked El-Wak town, resulting in the tragic deaths of 12 individuals near an Equity Bank branch, as eyewitnesses recounted. Among the casualties were confirmed to be 10 non-local Christians and 2 Muslims, reports from various sources suggested a deliberate targeting of non-locals by the assailants who were mainly teachers and healthcare workers. Information gathered points to the explosive device being…

Federal Army accused of bombing a

An airstrike in the northern province of Ethiopia reportedly left dozens dead and injured on Tuesday (June 22). The region is in the grip of a bloody conflict between the federal power, aided by the Eritrean army, and the former power in Tigray was now transformed into an armed group. The war left thousands dead there. as…

Somalia’s army chief survives bombing; 52 militants killed in Ops

Somalia's army chief survives bombing; 52 militants killed in Ops MOGADISHU, Somalia - In what could be a major step towards taking security responsibility in Somalia, the Somali National Army continued a force against Al-Shabaab over the weekend, claiming victories in two separate operations in central and southern parts of the country. Al-Shabaab still controls large parts of the countryside in…

Suicide bombing in Mogadishu kills six, together with senior Somali police

Suicide bombing in Mogadishu kills six, together with senior Somali law enforcement officials MOGADISHU, Somalia - A automobile bomb had exploded at an Iraqi police recruiting middle at Kisak, killing a minimum of six folks and killing a minimum of six folks. A witness informed Axadlethat he was mendacity on the bottom on the Waberi police station close to Maka al Mukarama Highway,…

On the very least 7 killed in suicide bombing in Somalia’s capital

MOGADISHU, Somalia - On the very least seven people had been killed and larger than 11 others injured when a automotive exploded open air a police headquarters in Somalia's capital, police and properly being officers talked about on Wednesday. The extremist group al-Shabab claimed accountability. A police spokesman, Colonel Abdiqani Mohamed Qalaf, talked about the suicide bomber tried to drive into the headquarters near the earlier checkpoint Afgoye Freeway nonetheless was thwarted. "He could have killed further…

witnesses take into accout the bombing at

The first day of negotiations is Monday, March 29, in Paris during the Bouaké bombing. On November 6, 2004, two Ivorian army aircraft landed on a French base in this city in Côte d'Ivoire, killing 10 and wounding 38. The aircraft was piloted by Belarusian mercenaries and aided by Ivorian co-pilots. This day was devoted to the call of witnesses, the reminder of the facts and the first hearings.…

Bouaké bombing in Ivory Coast

On November 6, 2004, two Soukhoï Su-25s from the Ivorian army bombed the French base in Bouaké. Results: 9 French soldiers and one American civilian killed and 38 French soldiers wounded. The aircraft was piloted by Belarusian mercenaries and was assisted by Ivorian co-pilots. Defendants who will be absent from this trial. More than 16 years after the events, the victims especially want to understand why France ordered the alleged perpetrators of this murderous attack to go away after the Togolese authorities arrested…

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