Operation Linda Nchi
Operation Linda Nchi ("Protect the country"; Swahili: Linda Nchi) is the codename for a co-ordinated military operation between the Somalian military, the Kenyan military and the Ethiopian militar...
Battle of Beledweyne (2011)
In December 2011, Ethiopian forces recaptured the central Somali town of Beledweyne from Al-Shabaab fighters.
al-Shabbab claimed to have repelled three Ethiopian attacks and then made a "tactical ...
Battle of Beledweyne (2011) - Wikipedia
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1950
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1950, adopted unanimously on November 23, 2010, after recalling previous resolutions on the situation in Somalia, including resolutions 1814 (2008), 1816 (20...
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1950 - Wikipedia
Muna Hotel attack
The Muna Hotel in the Somali capital of Mogadishu was attacked by al-Shabaab fighters on 24 August 2010. The hotel was known to host government officials and other politicians. More fighting in the ...
Piracy in Somalia
Piracy in Somalia has been a threat to international shipping since the second phase of the Somali Civil War in the early 21st century. Since 2005, many international organizations have expressed conc...
Piracy in Somalia - Wikipedia
Action of 5 April 2010
The Action of 5 April 2010 was an action by the Royal Netherlands Navy to free the MV Taipan, a container ship that had been taken by Somali Pirates. It occurred during the European Union's Operation ...
Action of 5 April 2010 - Wikipedia
2011 East Africa drought
Between July 2011 and mid-2012, a severe drought affected the entire East Africa region. Said to be "the worst in 60 years", the drought caused a severe food crisis across Somalia, Djibouti, Ethiopi...
2011 East Africa drought - Wikipedia
Operation Umeed-e-Nuh
Operation Umeed-e-Nuh (Operation New Hope), was a naval humanitarian and a rescue operation in order to secure the merchant vessel MV Suez. The operation was carried out by the Pakistan Navy. The merc...
Operation Umeed-e-Nuh - Wikipedia