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The blood stained camera of a photojournalist is seen in front of Dayah hotel in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, on Jan. 25.
WASHINGTON, Nov 3 (Reuters) - The United States carried out its first air strikes against Islamic State militants in Somalia and killed "several terrorists," the U.S. military said on Friday. The Pent...
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For the third year in a row, Somalia has ranked as the world's leading country where slain journalists' deaths go unpunished. Over the past decade, all 26 assassinations of journalists in the East Afr...
Twin bombings in the Somali capital of Mogadishu has resulted in at least 263 deaths
Two bombs exploded on Saturday.
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Twin explosions in Somalia's capital Mogadishu that claimed at least 263 lives has been compared to terror attacks in the UK to highlight the "shameful" contrast in public interest in African tragedie...
Hundreds more were injured.
Jake Harriman began developing his ideas on what defeats extremists and what doesn't during four combat tours in Iraq and southwest Asia.
Human rights groups have slammed Donald Trump for his latest travel ban after the president slapped new restrictions on citizens from North Korea, Chad and Venezuela. The proclamation by Trump yester...
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During four hard combat tours as a Marine commander, Jake Harriman began to understand why the United States is failing to eradicate violent Islamic extremism. Individual heroics and immense sacrifice...
MOGADISHU, Somalia ― When Nunay Abdi's last goat died and her small piece of land dried up, she set out for the city with her six children in search of food and water. By the time she reached the sout...
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The UN has warned that 20 million people are on the tipping point of unprecedented famine in four countries.
Turns out that social media is for more than selfies.
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Sending unsolicited donations can do more harm than good.
Some 400,000 malnourished children need urgent care.
Mateship is alive in Somalia.
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Travel as "normal", the PM says.
The PM is leaving concern about the travel ban to Canada, France, Germany, Turkey and the UK.
Several people were injured and taken to hospital, but there were no immediate reports of fatalities.
Malcolm Turnbull says authorities are working night and day to protect Australians.
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Two Somali soldiers were killed and five others were injured by the explosion.
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somali pirates have freed 26 Asian sailors held captive in a small fishing village for more than four years since their ship was hijacked in the Indian Ocean, government official...
But Justice Michael Kirby said he doesn't know what can be done about it.
The Kenyan government’s decision coincided with US secretary of state John Kerry’s two-day visit to Nairobi.
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somalia's al Shabaab Islamist group launched a suicide bomb attack on a hotel in the center of Mogadishu on Saturday before fighters stormed inside, police and the militant group...
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Australian ships are having to navigate increasingly perilous regional seas.
Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. This week, we speak with analyst Cedric Barnes about the international fight against the Somali Is...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has carried out an air strike in Somalia, killing more than 150 fighters with the al Qaeda-linked Islamist group al Shabaab, following U.S. intelligence on pre...
MOGADISHU, Feb 6 (Reuters) - A blast that punched a hole in the fuselage of a plane this week was caused by a bomb meant to kill everyone on board, Somalia's minister for transport and aviation said o...