Al-Shabaab uses women as spies in Coast region

Details have emerged on Al-Shabaab’s new tactics to attack security camps in areas earmarked for the ongoing multi-agency security operation dubbed 'Linda Boni' in Lamu, Tana River and Garissa counties. The operation was launched in 2015 to flush out Al-Shabaab terrorists from Boni forest and neighbouring areas. In an exclusive interview with the Nation, security... Continue Reading →


Convicted Al-Shabaab Terrorist Rearrested in Texas for ISIS Support and Sharing Bomb-Making Instructions With Inmates

Mohamed Ibrahim Ahmed, a 43-year-old Eritrean man sentenced to federal prison in 2013 for traveling to Somalia and fighting for Al-Shabaab, was rearrested earlier this week. At the time, he was being released from prison on charges of supporting ISIS. That's when new charges of attempting to provide services and support to ISIS were unsealed,... Continue Reading →

Al-Shabaab Militants Surrender in Southwestern Somalia

Six Al-Shabaab militants on Thursday surrendered to Somali forces following an increasing assault by the militants in southern regions of the country. Al-Shabaab militants and their top officials are on the run from their hideouts after Somali National Army (SNA) backed by African Union peacekeeping forces and international partners have intensified the military operations against... Continue Reading →

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