Terrorism in Somalia
Harakat al-Shabaab al-Mujahideen (HSM; Arabic: حركة الشباب المجاهدين‎, Ḥarakat ash-Shabāb al-Mujāhidīn; Somali: Xarakada Mujaahidiinta Alshabaab, "Mujahideen Youth Movement" or "Movemen...
Terrorism in Somalia - Wikipedia
U.S. Says Strike Kills 150 Al-Shabab Fighters In Somalia
The United States has carried out an air strike in Somalia, killing more than 150 fighters with the al Qaeda-linked Islamist group al-Shabab, following U.S. intelligence on preparations for a large-sc...
Al-Shabaab threatens malls, including some in U.S.; FBI downplays threat
Terror group Al-Shabaab has released a video calling for attacks on shopping malls in Canada, the UK and the U.S.
Somali capital Mogadishu hit by double explosions at hotel
Some 20 people, including senior officials, are killed in an al-Shabab attack during Friday prayers in the Somali capital Mogadishu, witnesses say.
Al-Shabaab
Al-Shabaab or Al-Shabab (الشباب ash-Shabāb) is an Arabic phrase meaning "the Youth". It may refer to:
U.S. Says Strike Kills 150 Al-Shabab Fighters In Somalia
The United States has carried out an air strike in Somalia, killing more than 150 fighters with the al Qaeda-linked Islamist group al-Shabab, following U.S. intelligence on preparations for a large-sc...
Omar Hashi Aden
Omar Hashi Aden (Somali: Cumar Xaashi Aaden, Arabic: عمر هاشي عدن) (died 18 June 2009) was a member of the Transitional Federal Government of Somalia, eventually rising to Security Minister. He wa...
Al-Shabaab threatens malls, including some in U.S.; FBI downplays threat
Terror group Al-Shabaab has released a video calling for attacks on shopping malls in Canada, the UK and the U.S.
Ahmed Abdulahi Waayeel
Ahmed Abdulahi Waayeel (died 3 December 2009) was a Somali politician and a minister in the Transitional Federal Government.He was killed, along with Minister of Health Qamar Aden Ali and Minister of ...
2009 African Union base bombings in Mogadishu
45°21′00″E / 2.033°N 45.35°E / 2.033; 45.35Two large-scale attacks against AMISOM soldiers carried out by al-Shabaab suicide bombers in Mogadishu, Somalia occurred in 2009. I...
Qamar Aden Ali
Qamar Aden Ali (Somali: Qamar Aadan Cali, Arabic: قمر عدن علي‎) (b. 19 September 1957 - d. 3 December 2009) was a Somali lawyer and politician. She served as the Minister of Health in th...
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...
2009 Beledweyne bombing
The 2009 Beledweyne bombing took place on June 18, 2009 in Beledweyne, Hiiraan, Somalia. A suicide bomber carried out the attack, detonating an explosives-laden vehicle at the front gate of the Medin...
2009 Beledweyne bombing - Wikipedia
Bombings in Mogadishu
Since 2008, there have been several bombings in Mogadishu. Some of these have clearly been part of the Somali Civil War while the relationship between other bombings and the war remains unclear.
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Saleban Olad Roble
Saleban Olad Roble (died February 12, 2010) was a Somali politician and a minister in the Transitional Federal Government.He was critically wounded in a suicide bombing at the Hotel Shamo in Mogadishu...
Ibrahim Hassan Addou
Ibraahin Hassan Addow (Somali: Ibraahin Xasan Caddoow, Arabic: ابراهيم حسن ادو‎) (died December 3, 2009) (M.Ed, PHD) was a Somali scholar and politician.
Addow was the head of the Fo...
Ibrahim Hassan Addou - Wikipedia
Muaskar Anole
Muaskar Anole (Anole School) also known as Anoole, Caanole, Mu'askar Anole, Mucaskarka Caanoole, Caanoole Mu'askar, Mucaskarka al-Furqan, al-Furqan Camp or al-Furqan Forces was an Islamist militia in...
Mujahideen
Mujahideen (Arabic: المجاهدين‎) is the plural form of mujahid (Arabic: مجاهد‎), the term for one engaged in Jihad.In English usage, it refers to the guerrilla type military outfits...
Foreign hostages in Somalia
The following is a list of known foreign hostages captured in Somalia, particularly since the start of the second and third phases of the civil war.
2009 Hotel Shamo bombing
The 2009 Hotel Shamo bombing was a suicide bombing at the Hotel Shamo in Mogadishu, Somalia, on 3 December 2009. The bombing killed 25 people, including three ministers of the Transitional Federal Go...
2009 Hotel Shamo bombing - Wikipedia
2011 Mogadishu bombing
The 2011 Mogadishu bombing occurred on 4 October 2011, when a suicide bomber drove a truck into the gate of the Transitional Federal Government's ministerial complex in Mogadishu, Somalia. The resulti...