Map. History of Al Qaeda conflict

21 February 2020
9 month ago
Mozambique: Suspected Shabaab fighters attacked the village of Nacate in the Macomia district. Further details to be reported as information are received. Note village already destroyed by cyclone creating an environment for Shabaab cell attacks
A number of government militias were killed and wounded in a raid by al-Shabaab militants at a military checkpoint in the southwestern city of Afgoye, capital of Mogadishu.
9 month ago
Somalia: Several AlShabaab fighters killed in Hudur Somalia
Two more Al-Shabaab fighters have surrendered in Gedo region, bringing the number of defectors this week to 5 - according to regional officials.9 month ago
Two more Al-Shabaab fighters have surrendered in Gedo region, bringing the number of defectors this week to 5 - according to regional officials.
A military vehicle of government militias was destroyed, and one of them was killed and injured by an explosive device planted by al-Shabaab militants near the Senjuni area of Kismayo City suburb of southern Somalia.
9 month ago
The UAE-backed Giants Brigade has begun a new operation alongside Hamiqan tribesmen in the Al-Bayda Governorate. They are fighting Al-Qaeda at one end and the Houthi forces at the other.
Somali army forces have recaptured Barire town, some 60km west of Mogadishu, from AlShabaab after brief fighting – Media reports Somalia
Growing US concerns about NW Syria - "Ongoing Russian and government airstrikes, along with attacks by Hayat Tahrir al-Sham and other groups connected to AlQaeda in Syria, continue to destabilize the region" per @StateDept's @statedeptspox Morgan Ortagus
9 month ago
Roadside Bomb Hits Military Convoy Outside Mogadishu
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants attacked the police station and mayors' office this morning in Gorgadji, Séno Province, one wounded and motorbikes set ablaze9 month ago
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants attacked the police station and mayors' office this morning in Gorgadji, Séno Province, one wounded and motorbikes set ablaze
Somalia Police forces say the have detained more than 70 people in connection with AlShabaab militants during a massive security operation in Mogadishu and nearby areas.
9 month ago
A bus from the TKF transport company, linking the Toma-Ouagadougou, was attacked by gunmen on Monday morning. Casualties toll is still unknown.
Somali police arrest Al Shabaab suspects in Mogadishu
AQIM affiliate Katibat 'Uqba bin Nafi', the 'Sha'anabi [Mountains] Battalion,' claims double IED attack in Jebel ech Chambi that (they say) destroyed a Tunisian army KIRPI armored vehicle and then targeted reinforcements, losing 1 "martyr," Abu Mus'ab of Tunisia
10 month ago
One person killed, three others wounded in VBIED blast targeted the govof Bari region, Yuusuf Mohamed Dhedo bear Jubba Hotel in Bosaso.
10 month ago
Two Al-Shabaab officials, one of them a senior figure have surrendered to the Somali government in Gedo region on Tuesday - official tells @voasomali
FSB exposed Jama'at al-Tawhid wal-Jihad cell in Primorye region10 month ago
FSB exposed Jama'at al-Tawhid wal-Jihad cell in Primorye region
Somali President @M_Farmaajo visits Sabid, an area lies some 40km away from Mogadishu. He urged army forces to continue liberating towns held by AlShabaab.
Somalia: Al Shabab claimed responsibility for car bombing in Waaberi district of Mogadishu in front of police station "10 dead and 14 wounded" according to them
Tunisia: AQIM Chaanbi unit of Katiba Okba Ben Naf'aa claims a double IED attack today against an armored vehicle of the army and denies the arrest of one of its members by the authorities10 month ago
Tunisia: AQIM Chaanbi unit of Katiba Okba Ben Naf'aa claims a double IED attack today against an armored vehicle of the army and denies the arrest of one of its members by the authorities
Burkina Faso: AQIM claims an attack on April 15 against the customs in Askan and an IED against the Mali army on the 16th on the road between Hombori and Qosi10 month ago
Burkina Faso: AQIM claims an attack on April 15 against the customs in Askan and an IED against the Mali army on the 16th on the road between Hombori and Qosi
Somali police says four people killed, 5 others injured in parked car bomb explosion near police station in Mogadishu
Explosion reported in Mogadishu in Dabka junction area.
10 month ago
A roadside bomb targets AMISOM convoy near El-barde village in Bakool region.
Somali Forces and U.S. Africa Command Conduct Airstrike Targeting Al-Shabaab10 month ago
Somali Forces and U.S. Africa Command Conduct Airstrike Targeting Al-Shabaab
Reports of gunfire at Manapolio junction, Mogadishu, civilians have been hurt. This is an incident involving members of the security forces and armed bodyguards according to sources.
10 month ago
Two members of al Shabaab were killed in a US raid in Somalia.
10 month ago
Kenyan official: Islamic extremists suspected of killing policeman and kidnapping two doctors from Cuba in the north of the country. Kenya
Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. target al-Shabaab near Jilib, Middle Juba
Pompeo: There is no doubt that there is a relationship between Iran and al-Qaeda
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