Map. History of Al Qaeda conflict

21 February 2020
[email protected] delivers message of condolence to @UKenyatta after DusitD2Riverside attack, vowing to stand with Kenya in the war against terror. Somalia
.@SomaliPM delivers message of condolence to @UKenyatta after DusitD2Riverside attack, vowing to stand with Kenya in the war against terror. Somalia
Govt forces in Bur Hakaba town tonight repulsed an attack by small number of Shabaab attackers on motorcycles. Nine militants were involved in the attack. Few minutes after the attack, soldiers on patrol clashed with the same militants, a soldier was slightly wounded, per sources
Two people were killed and five wounded on Tuesday when a car packed with explosives was detonated near the ministry of petroleum in Mogadishu. The vehicle was parked at a petrol station in front of the ministry's offices in Mogadishu when it was detonated.
"The conflicts in Iraq and Syria have generated a large pool of skilled and battle-hardened fighters who remain dispersed throughout the region" per @ODNIgov Dir Dan Coats
Reports of an IED explosion targeting a vehicle belonging to a private electericity company outside Mogadishu.
Gao: Tarkint's FAMa camp (Bourem) was attacked today, 29/01/2019 at around 6am.
Aftermath of today's car bomb around Ministry of petroleum which is near to Banadir administration HQ, Somali National University and Daljirka Dahson in Mogadishu. Photos courtesy by Saed Yusuf. Casualties feared.
Smoke rises over around Bar-shabeel area near Banadir region HQ in Mogadishu after a suicide car exploded in front of petroleum station. Police forces were checking the car before it went off. Casualties feared.
Explosion heard around Jubba junction in Mogadishu. Somalia
One of Al-Qaeda commanders Adel al-Abdali was killed in Sabha city
AQAP militants planted the flag and IED im Shibam city, Hadramout province. 1 soldier killed and 3 wounded, after the explosion and shooting.
HTS militants are storming the city of Ma'arat al-Nu'man and control the headquarters of the bank and the museum amid a state of great alert in the city Idlib
Al-Shabaab assassin captured by security forces shortly after he shot dead a govt soldier in Yaqshid district of Mogadishu - source
2 people were injured in a suspected IED explosion in Nairobi. Reports say the explosion occurred at Tom Mboya -Latema Road junction at 7pm local time. A journalist says a man hired a trolley pusher to carry a box, it's suspected the box contained IED explosive, the man escaped.
Eight killed in Afmadow, Kismayo clashes
Explosion has been reported in Afmadow,Middle Jubba province. Early reports say Jubbaland forces was the target.
U.S. military will no longer publish 'body-counts' in press releases announcing American airstrikes in Somalia, officials say. Change in policy comes 5 days after U.S. Africa Command claimed 52 al-Qaeda-linked Shabab fighters killed in airstrike.
1 year ago
[email protected] reports that in talks with the US the Taliban has agreed to oppose any attempts by militant groups, like ISIS and al Qaeda, use Afghanistan to stage terrorist attacks abroad
A pick-up vehicle is engulfed in flames after a bomb blast exploded near KM4 area in Mogadishu
Footage of a SAA convoy (12 men) targeted today by an ATGM launched by rebels in Idlib near Tall Mamu.
Algeria- AQIM release the speech by Abu Ubayda Yousuf al-Annabi, head of Council of Dignitaries1 year ago
Algeria- AQIM release the speech by Abu Ubayda Yousuf al-Annabi, head of "Council of Dignitaries"
French military aircraft carried out airstrikes January 10 in Mali, killing an estimated 15 militants
Monster VBIED: Al-Shabaab's improvised armoured, explosive-laden SUV seized by Somali forces near Sanguni earlier today.1 year ago
Monster VBIED: Al-Shabaab's improvised armoured, explosive-laden SUV seized by Somali forces near Sanguni earlier today.
US military says Saturday's airstrike in Lower Jubba region killed 52 Al-Shabaab militants. This is the 6th airstrike against Al-Shabaab in 2019.
1 year ago
United States: 52 al-Shabaab members killed in air strike on their positions
Kenyan police arrest four people including three foreigners in Kitui town in connection with Dusit hotel.
1 year ago
Ethiopia readies 'massive offensive' on al-Shabab in Somalia
Meanwhile, militant group Al-Shabaab claims to have captured Sanguni army base near Kismayo killing 41 soldiers, seizing pickup trucks mounted with guns (Technical) and ammunition. On Friday, the group said it killed 57 soldiers in another attack near Baidoa. Somalia
Rarely seen al-Shabaab up-armored Toyota Land Cruiser (S)VBIED seized by Somali forces during the former's attack on Sanguni military base. There's been an effort to conceal the added armor, e.g. by using partial interior armor1 year ago
Rarely seen al-Shabaab up-armored Toyota Land Cruiser (S)VBIED seized by Somali forces during the former's attack on Sanguni military base. There's been an effort to conceal the added armor, e.g. by using partial interior armor
Its emerging that the suicide bomber who detonated himself at the DusitD2 complex had been on the police trail since 2014.1 year ago
Its emerging that the suicide bomber who detonated himself at the DusitD2 complex had been on the police trail since 2014.
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