Map. History of Al Qaeda conflict

16 February 2020
HTS sends military reinforcements to the outskirts of Darat al-Izza after tensions with Nureddin al Zinki.
1 year ago
Somali military claims to have killed 30 AlShabaab fighters + 2 foreign nationals identified as Aways Abuhamza of Syria and Hasn Al-qayadi Abu Yahya from Libya.
1 year ago
At 12:30am local time Al-Shabab fighters raided Goofgaduud village 45km north of Baidoa town, witnesses who requested anonymity, confirmed that 8 govt soldiers and at least 10 Al-Shabab fighters have been killed in the confrontation, while at 15 others have been wounded.
1 year ago
Military court in Baidoa executes Mohamed Borow for killing a prominent clerk Sheikh Mader Madgab Aliyow June 15 2017. A firing squad of more than five policeman and soldiers are seen in the photograph taking positions before Mohamed, blindfolded and tied to a pole was shot dead
1 year ago
Reinforcement troops retake Gofgudud Burey, 30km northwest west of Baidoa town after Al-Shabaab briefly seized the base from Govt soldiers early Saturday morning - sources. The 43rd unit of the 60th Division of Somali National Army is based in the area; casualties being assessed.
1 year ago
Tahrir Al Sham announces the death of 5 of its members after being shot by the fire from of Jabal Azza west of Aleppo
Multiple casualties reported after bomb explosion in Baladweyne town, some 335km north of Mogadishu
BurkinaFaso-: Death toll following the dual-ambush in the area of Toéni, Sourou Province, elevated to 10 dead and 3 wounded (official);
Security has been beefed up along the Kenya-Somalia border in Mandera following a grenade attack on Tuesday that left four police officers injured.
Al Shabab has targeted Army at Baydhabo and Diinsoor Bay with IEDs1 year ago
Al Shabab has targeted Army at Baydhabo and Diinsoor Bay with IEDs
1 year ago
ISIS claimed to detonate an IED targeting an AQAP vehicle in the Dhi Kalb area of al Bayda, central Yemen, on December 24, two days after AQAP claimed to shell an ISIS building in the same area.
1 year ago
Two Kenyan police soldiers killed, 3 others injured in ambush attack claimes by AlShabaab in border town of Mandera along Somalia
Mali: A Malian army vehicle was struck by an IED between Mamba and Toyé, Mopti-Ségou regional border, four soldiers wounded, vehicle damaged
Idlib: HTS operative was killed by unknown gunmen in Luf city in Southern Idlib countryside
Mogadishu bombings death toll rises to 13, according to local police. Somalia
Aftermath of the first car bomb detonated at a checkpoint near the national theatre, killing at least six people, local media reported. al-Shabab fighters claimed responsibility for the attack
Al Shabab has claimed the responsibility for the two bombs,saying it had targeted @TheVillaSomalia.
Suicide car bombing at the entrance of the National Threatre near Somalia's presidential palace kills at least 6, police say; several wounded.
A bomb fitted into car went off on Maka Al Mukarama road in Mogadishu. A group of police cordoned off the area- casualties feared.
Sounds of blasts said to be mortars heard in Mogadishu- more to follow. Somalia
Explosion heard in Somali capital Mogadishu
1 year ago
A fighting between Al- Shabaab and Ethiopian troops in Somalia happened near Dolow district of Gedo region. The fighting started from an improvised explosive device targeted to military vehicle. Al-Shabaab claims that they killed 40 Ethiopian soldiers. Ethiopia
1 year ago
The US military conducted two airstrikes Wednesday in Somalia, killing 11 al-Shabaab militants according to @USAfricaCommand. The strikes were "were conducted in self-defense" after militants attacked a combined Somali and @amisomsomalia force that was accompanied by US troops
Egypt's MOI released photos of raid on Hasam movement terrorist cell in multiple locations in Cairo/Giza in which a total of 7 militants were killed and 4 others arrested, while firearms, 4 quadcopters, IEDs and other equipment were seized.
Egyptian security announced the liquidation of 8 people and the arrest of others on charges of preparation of attacks on Christmas
Naif Abdulaziz M. Alfallaj, 35, a citizen of Saudi Arabia and a former resident of Weatherford, Oklahoma, has pleaded guilty to visa fraud and making a false statement to the FBI by, among other things, concealing his application to and attendance at an al Qaeda training camp in Afghanistan in late 2000.
1 year ago
Pentagon: US troops discover six Emirati soldiers in Yemen after being hit in an operation against al-Qaeda
Somalia AQ/Al Shabaab claims killing 12 Ethiopian soldiers near Bordhil town and injuring a Somali Army officer in Mogadishu
Following US strikes over the weekend that killed 62 al-Shabaab fighters in Somalia, Pentagon says it estimates between 3,000 and 7,000 al-Shabaab fighters remain.
US airstrikes kill 62 militants in Somalia, according to @DeptofDefense.
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