War in Somalia (2009–present)
The 2009–present phase of the Somali Civil War is concentrated in southern Somalia. It began in early February 2009, with the conflict between the forces of the Federal Government of Somalia assisted ...
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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.
Battle of Jubbada Hoose

Early in the morning Somali troops and Raskamboni troops launched an attack on the stragetic town of Dhobley, a few hundred Somali troops attacked the townfrom the Kenyan border. After a few hour...
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Battle of Mogadishu (2010)
The Battle of Mogadishu (2010–2011) began on 23 August 2010 when al-Shabaab insurgents began attacking government and African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) positions in the Somali capital of Mogad...
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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.
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...
Galgala campaign
The Galgala campaign was a military campaign autonomous Puntland region of Somalia, that took place periodically from August 8 until October 1, 2014. It was aimed at re-gaining control of the Galgala ...
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May 2010 Mogadishu bombings
The May 2010 Mogadishu bombings were an attack at a mosque near the Bakara market in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, on 1 May 2010. The bombs killed at least 39 people and injured around 70 others....
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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 ...
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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...
Battle of Gedo (2011)
The Battle of Gedo is an ongoing conflict of the 2009– phase of the Somali Civil War. Centered in the region of Gedo, it pits the Somali government and its allies against the al-Qaeda-aligned militant...
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Battle of Wabho
The Battle of Wabho was a large battle fought on Friday, June 5, 2009 between on one side, rebels of Hizbul Islam and al-Shabaab and on the other side a pro-government militia Ahlu Sunna Waljama'a ove...
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Battle for Central Somalia (2009)
The Central Somalia Spring Fighting of 2009 (May 11, 2009 -) was a series of battles in Hiraan, Shabeellaha Dhexe and Galgudug between rebels of al-Shabaab and Hizbul Islam and government forces and I...
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...
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AU base bombing 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...
Battle of Kismayo (2012)
The Second Battle of Kismayo was a combined military offensive led by Somali National Army forces and their AMISOM and Raskamboni allies against Al-Shabaab in the insurgent group's last major strongho...
2012 timeline of the War in Somalia
This is a timeline of events in the War in Somalia (2009–present).
2012 timeline of the War in Somalia - 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...
2009 timeline of the War in Somalia
The timeline of events in the War in Somalia (2006–2009) during January 2009 is set out below. From the beginning of February the timeline of events in the War in Somalia (2009–) is set out following ...
2009 timeline of the War in Somalia - Wikipedia
Battle of Beledweyne (2010)
The January 2010 Battle of Beledweyne began on January 10, 2010 when Ahlu Sunna Waljama'a forces attacked and captured East Beledweyne which was being held by the Hizbul Islam insurgent group. It was ...
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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 ...
Battle of Elwaq
On 9 September 2011, an army of Al-Shabaab fighters attacked the Somali town of Elwaq, resulting in the deaths of 12 soldiers. Within 8 hours, the Islamists army claimed they had full control of Elwaq...
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2010 timeline of the War in Somalia
The timeline of events in the War in Somalia (2009–).
Shelling in a Mogadishu Market kills 3The Battle of Beledweyne began when Ahlu Sunna Waljama'a forces attacked and captured East Beledweyne wh...
2010 timeline of the War in Somalia - Wikipedia