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KDF Soldiers Will Remain In Somalia Until Terror Networks Are Crushed

KDF soldiers will pull out of Somalia after terror group Al Shabaab is defeated and stability restored, president Uhuru Kenyatta has said. The head of state said the country should remain resilient in the fight against terrorism during the 7th annual KDF day at Kenyatta barracks in Gilgil, Nakuru County, […]

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Al Shabaab Leaders’ Assassinations Linked To Leadership Wrangles

Re-emergence of wrangles over Al Shabaab leadership are causing further drifts within the militia group. Trouble is brewing within the Shura council; the group governing body as pressure mounts on who will be selected as leader of the terrorist outfit. Militants have been forced to take sides between top leaders […]

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Al Shabaab Did Not Capture region, Jubbaland State Says

A senior Jubbaland state official says the regional forces backed by National army soldiers have repulsed an ambush by Al-Shabaab militants against their base in Gedo region. Osman Nur Hajji, who is the deputy governor of Gedo on security affairs has denied Al-Shabaab claims of capturing Seetaalow area near Garbaharey […]

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Clan Militia Tired Of Forceful Recruitment Kill Al Shabaab Militants

At least 17 Al Shabaab militants have been killed in a battle between the Al Qaeda allied group and clan militia in the country’s central semi-autonomous region of Galmudug. Somali state-run Radio Muqdisho reported that the fighting in the Haradheere area had been triggered by Al Shabaab forcefully recruiting teenagers […]

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Somalia’s Intelligence Bosses Suspended Following Attacks

The commander-in-chief of  Somalia’s National Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA) Hussein Osman Hussein has suspended two of his deputies. In a decree from his office, NISA boss indicated that he sent home Abdalla Abdalla Mohamed and Abdikadir Mohamed Nor after security considerations were made in the spy agency. Hussein has […]

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