Credible sources in Somalia suggest that there is a growing mistrust among the members of the group, which has led to the emergence of splinter groups within the Al-Shabaab. The splinter groups are on allegiance either to ISIS or remain with Al-Qaida. This has led to infighting within the group, which has seen many Al-Shabaab... Continue Reading →



A flooded village inside Somalia Kenya and other parts of East Africa are currently experiencing a heavy downpour that has left many areas flooded and inaccessible. However, the rains in Somalia have washed off an interesting find from the town of Jilib, an al Shabaab stronghold. The Friday 10th October morning saw the local women... Continue Reading →

Kenya tightens security as Al Shabaab purge begins in Mandera

Kenya Police on Thursday begun manhunt operations aimed to crackdown Al-shabaab suspects that are hiding their border along Somalia. Authorities have released public notices warning against Al-shabaab plots with hundreds of troops being deployed across the capital and major cities in Kenya. Mandera County Commissioner Fredrick Shisia has recently suspended Manadera’s bus services in fear... Continue Reading →

New CIA files link bin Laden to Al Shabaab

Somalia-based militant group Al Shabaab regularly sought and received directions from Osama bin Laden, documents seized in a raid on his home six years ago have confirmed. A prior analysis of the files indicated the power and control that the poster boy of terror had in life, with the specific information expected with further examination... Continue Reading →

Bin Laden raid: CIA releases 470,000 files

The CIA is releasing hundreds of thousands of documents, images, and computer files recovered during the May 2011 raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. The newly-available material provides invaluable insights into the terrorist organization that struck America on September 11, 2001. FDD’s Long War Journal has advocated for the release of bin... Continue Reading →

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