Truck Bomb in Somalia's Capital Kills at Least 73 People
The bomb was detonated at a security checkpoint during the morning rush hour.
US Military Drone Strike Kills Senior al-Shabab Official
The U.S. military in a statement confirms the strike and says the al-Shabab member had direct ties to al-Qaida.
US Airstrike Kills Top Islamic State Group Leader in Northern Somalia
A U.S. airstrike killed a senior leader of the extremist rebels of the Islamic State in Somalia group, officials said.
US Conducts 6 Airstrikes Against Somalia Extremists, 62 Dead
The strikes were carried out in close coordination with Somalia's government and were "conducted to thwart al-Shabab.
Deputy Chief of ISIS-linked Group in Somalia Killed: Officials
Somali officials say the deputy leader of an ISIS-affiliated extremist group based in northern Somalia has been killed.
US Airstrike in Somalia Kills about 60 al-Shabab Fighters
The U.S. military announced its deadliest airstrike against the al-Shabab extremist group in Somalia in nearly a year.
US Drone Strike Removes 'Imminent Threat' to Somali Capital
It was not immediately clear how many al-Shabab fighters may have been killed.
US Says New Airstrike in Somalia Kills 'Several Militants'
he U.S. military says "several militants" have been killed in an airstrike against al-Shabab in Somalia.
US-Targeted ISIS in Somalia Could be a 'Significant Threat'
The Islamic State group's presence in Somalia could attract fighters fleeing collapsing strongholds in Syria and Iraq.
US Tells Somalia Mission Staffers to Leave Over Threat
The United States has ordered all non-essential employees of its mission to Somalia to leave the capital, Mogadishu.
Video Games Keep Somali Boys Off Street
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Somali Police End Night-long Siege of Hotel, 23 Dead
Troops regained control of the Nasa-Hablod hotel on Sunday morning, killing three attackers and capturing two.
Somalia's Death Toll Now at 358 as 'State of War' Planned
The U.S. has stepped up military involvement in Somalia, carrying out at least 19 drone strikes against al-Shabab since Janua...
US Says Drone Strike Kills 3 Al-Shabab Extremists in Somalia
A U.S. military drone strike has killed three members of the al-Shabab extremist group in Somalia, the U.S. Africa Command sa...
Somalia Truck Bombing Toll Over 300 as Funerals Begin
The death toll from Saturday's truck bombing in Somalia's capital is now over 300.
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Group Has Raised $56 Million for Coast Guard Museum
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Coast Guard Wrapping Up Study on Why Minority Members Leave the Service
The Coast Guard will wrap up a study examining why minority service members are leaving its ranks.