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ISIL claims responsibility for bomb attack in Somalia

The Islamic State Militants in Somalia have claimed responsibility for a deadly suicide attack in the port town of Bosaso on Tuesday evening, which left

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Three Kenyan police killed by Al Shabaab landmine

Three police officers were killed in eastern Kenya on Wednesday when their vehicle hit a landmine believed to have been laid by Somali jihadist group

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Britain raises terror threat level after concert carnage.
- May 24, 2017
Britain prepared to deploy soldiers at key sites on Wednesday, having raised its terror threat level to maximum after a suicide bomber massacred 22 people at a pop concert in ...
Troops deploy as Britain goes on top terror alert.
- May 24, 2017
Britain ordered soldiers to key sites Wednesday and raised the terror alert to maximum after the Manchester concert suicide bombing by a local man of Libyan origin who may have ...
Mattis on Somalia.
- May 24, 2017
There is renewed hope for the peace process in Somalia, said U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis following a recent British-sponsored conference on Somalia in London. Secretary Mattis told reporters that he ...
Militants Attack 14 villages in Southern Somalia.
- May 24, 2017
Al-Shabab militants have attacked some 14 villages in southern Somalia, in an apparent attempt to disrupt a planned government offensive. Most of the villages that came under attack Tuesday are located ...
Manchester terror attack: The victims.
- May 24, 2017
At least 22 people died in Monday night's bombing attack on a Manchester pop concert, including an eight-year-old girl and several parents who came to pick up their children. Here is ...
Three cops killed, two others injured in Garissa attack.
- May 24, 2017
Three police officers were on Wednesday killed following a suspected terror attack in Garissa. The officers were on patrol in Kulan area when their vehicle hit a landmine, Reginal coordinator Mohamud ...
Mandera curfew to be lifted for Ramadhan.
- May 23, 2017
The dusk-to-dawn anti-terror curfew in Mandera will be suspended during the month of Ramadhan. The month of Ramadhan is set to begin on Saturday, May 27. The curfew was introduced eight ...
Islamic State claims Manchester concert attack that killed 22.
- May 23, 2017
The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Tuesday for a suicide bombing at a packed Manchester pop concert, killing at least 22 people including an eight-year-old girl in Britain's deadliest terror ...
World leaders condemn Manchester attack.
- May 23, 2017
World leaders on Tuesday expressed shock and horror at the suicide bombing in Manchester which killed at least 22 people, including children. Here are some of the reactions: - Britain - Prime Minister ...
22 dead after Explosion at Ariana Grande concert
- May 23, 2017
At least 22 people are dead and dozens more injured in a terrorist attack at the end of a concert by US singer Ariana Grande in the English city of Manchester, according ...
Family prays for son’s return after El-Adde attack.
- May 22, 2017
For the past one year and four months, the family of a Kenya Defence Forces soldier who went missing following the deadly El-Adde attack in Somalia, has been praying for ...
Trump speaks of ‘rare opportunity’ for peace as he lands in Israel.
- May 22, 2017
US President Donald Trump arrived in Israel on Monday to seek ways to achieve Israeli-Palestinian peace, speaking of a "rare opportunity" to bring stability to the turbulent region. Trump's visit is ...
Trump to urge Muslim leaders to fight extremism in major speech.
- May 21, 2017
US President Donald Trump is to urge the Islamic world to confront extremism in a highly anticipated speech Sunday to dozens of Muslim leaders in Saudi Arabia. Aides have said the ...
German and Afghan guard killed in Kabul guest house attack.
- May 21, 2017
A German aid worker and an Afghan guard were killed as gunmen stormed an international guest house in central Kabul, officials said Sunday, as insecurity rises in the war-torn country. A ...
Ankara police kill two suspected IS members planning attack: governor.
- May 21, 2017
Turkish police on Sunday killed in Ankara two suspected members of the Islamic State jihadist group believed to have been planning an attack in the capital, the regional governor said. The ...
Kenyan soldier held hostage since Jan. 2016 appears in Shabaab video.
- May 19, 2017
On Jan. 15, 2016, Shabaab, al Qaeda’s branch in Somalia, overran an AMISOM (African Union Mission in Somalia) base in the town of El Adde. At sunrise, two vehicle-borne improvised ...
The U.S. is waging a massive shadow war in Africa, exclusive documents reveal.
- May 19, 2017
Six years ago, a deputy commanding general for U.S. Army Special Operations Command gave a conservative estimate of 116 missions being carried out at any one time by Navy SEALs, ...
Syria army retakes villages after deadly IS attack: monitor.
- May 19, 2017
The Syrian army has regained full control of two central villages from the Islamic State group after an attack that killed dozens of people, a monitor said on Friday. Troops and ...

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