Map. History of Al Qaeda conflict

21 February 2020
11 month ago
10 killed in tribal clashes in southern Somalia
11 month ago
Top Al-Shabaab commander killed in a clash b/w the group and the residents of Yaaqbar Weyne in Lower Shabelle. He was identified as Gar-Gadud who was in charge for Walan-weyn and collecting so-called taxes from over 40 villages in Lower Shabelle to fund its violent campaign.
Roadside bomb explosion hits African Union troops' convoy near Bal'ad town. It is unclear how many were killed or injured in the attack
Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. target al-Shabaab militants11 month ago
Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. target al-Shabaab militants
11 month ago
The US conducted "a collective self-defense airstrike in the vicinity of Malayle, Lower Juba Region, Somalia," Wednesday after Somali National Security Forces were attacked by militants. US troops were not present. The airstrike killed 3 militants according to @USAfricaCommand
Explosion heard in Mogadishu
11 month ago
Hayʼat Tahrir al-Sham closes all roads from Idlib governorate towards the city of Afrin
Several of the prisoners who escaped the central Idlib prison following a Russian strike on the compound have been caught in Ariha and Sarmada. Local Jihadist WhatsApp groups are spreading photos of some of the ISIS escapees and asking participants to help capture the prisoners.
11 month ago
ISIS claims injuring 2 AQAP members during attack against their position with guided missile in al Humeida area
11 month ago
Deadly Explosion has been reported Gofgudud Burey village, about 30Km West of Baidoa town in Somalia's Bay region, Initial reports say At least 8 people killed and several others injured in this IED attack.
11 month ago
At least 31 fighters from " Al Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent" including their commander Qari Arif and nine suicide bombers were killed in an airstrike in Gero district in Ghazni province, Ministry of Defense says in a statement.
U.S., Federal Government of Somalia target al-Shabaab militants
11 month ago
Sources tell @TOLOnews that 16 days of talks in Doha coming to an end with drafted agreements on terrorism and troops withdrawal. Taliban to designate Al Qaeda et al as terrorist groups and cut ties. Khalilzad to head to DC for consultations with his bosses, possibly Trump.
HTS raided several government cells after large security campaign, according to them these cells were responsible for many of the bomb attacks recently.
HTS displays dump of weapons, IEDs and other equipment it seized from ISIS militants in Idlib last week.
At least 5 people killed when a car bomb exploded in the center of Mogadishu
At least 2 people killed, 2 others injured when car bomb exploded near presidential palace in Somali capital Mogadishu.
Massive car bomb blast rocks National Theater near Villa Somalia Mogadishu
11 month ago
Deaths reported after an air strike hit AlShabaab base in Somalia
Idlib- Clashes within The city's districts ( Al-Qosor and Moalemen) between HTS members and ISIL sleeper net in the city. One of IS has detonated himself after being circled by HTS. Clashes remain (heard slightly) ongoing.
11 month ago
Deputy chairman of Garasbaley social affairs Abudllahi a Abdi Mohamed survives landmine explosion in Garasbaley area west the of Mogadishu. The chairman confirmed that three civilians were wounded in the explosion and he is unhurt.
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants attacked the gendarmerie last night in Kantchari, Tapoa Province, attack repelled and no casualties reported11 month ago
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants attacked the gendarmerie last night in Kantchari, Tapoa Province, attack repelled and no casualties reported
11 month ago
Al-Shabaab retake a strategic town in southwestern Gedo region after withdrawal of Kenyan troops. KDF captured Fahfahdun in 2012.
Hayʼat Tahrir al-Sham executes several elements of the Daesh in the city of Idlib
Several mortar shells hit near Presidential palace in Mogadishu this comes days after Al Shabaab carried out attack on Thursday night near hotel Maka Al-mukarama and buildings on a busy street in Mogadishu where more than 35 killed and a hundred injured.
At least two soldiers injured in explosion in Baladweyne town, some 335km north of Mogadishu
The moment U.S.-trained Somali special forces known as Alpha Group tookover the operation to end the siege just before 3pm local time. This was the longest it has taken any Somali security force to overcome complex Al-Shabaab attack.
Saudi Arabia strips citizenship from Hamza bin Laden
Mogadishu: Standoff continues between security forces and the remaining Al-Shabaab militant(s) inside a building at Maka Al-Mukarama road. Govt media is reporting that security forces shot dead three of the attackers.
Death toll from car bomb and clashes between security forces and Al Shabab gunmen near a hotel in Somalia's capital has risen to at least 29 with over 80 injured
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