The U.S. military on Sunday held its first training engagement in Somalia after the recent drawdown of most troops there.
The two New Year's Day airstrikes hit al-Shabaab compounds, destroying two according to the initial assessment. No civilians...
"They should not test us," said Army Gen. Stephen Townsend, head of U.S. Africa Command.
The airstrikes targeted al-Shabaab explosives experts near the town of Jilib, about 207 miles southwest of Mogadishu.
The strike took place April 10 and killed one terrorist, according to a release from AFRICOM.
Bashir Mohamed Mahamoud, a senior leader of al-Shabaab, was killed in an airstrike conducted by U.S. Africa Command.
The militant group al-Shabaab killed a soldier and two defense contractors in the attack.
A week after an attack by al-Shabaab on a Kenyan airfield, the DoD has conducted an airstrike on militants in Somalia.
Dustin Harrison was one of three people killed when their base was overrun by insurgents.
Between 50 and 100 U.S. troops with the East Africa Response Force (EARF) were deployed to Manda Bay.
Police said Ajmal Amani, 41, was holding a knife with a 6-inch blade.
The deadline to be vaccinated is Dec. 15 for active-duty soldiers and June 30 for Reserve and Army National Guard troops.
New Zealand froze most port calls by U.S. Navy ships in 1985.
The Defense Ministry said Taiwan scrambled combat aircraft to “warn” the Chinese planes to leave. It also deployed missile...