Car bomb kills three people outside Mogadishu restaurant

A car bomb blew up outside a restaurant in the Somali capital Mogadishu, killing three people and wounding seven others, a senior police officer told dpa on Saturday.

Suicide car bomber kills commander, six soldiers in Somali capital

A senior Somali commander and six other soldiers died Sunday after a suicide car bomber rammed his car into their military convoy as it travelled through the capital,...

Militants attack seaside restaurant in Mogadishu, killing at least 6

Islamist militants rammed an explosives-laden car into a beachside restaurant in Mogadishu before moving inside the building and opening fire, killing at least six people, officials and witnesses...

Sixteen killed in fighting between army and Islamists in Somalia

Sixteen people have been killed when Somali and African Union troops clashed with al-Shabaab Islamists in south-western Somalia, officials said Tuesday.

Twin suicide car bombings kill 18 in Somalia

Twin suicide car bombings killed at least 15 people, including the two attackers, in northern Somalia on Sunday, officials and witnesses said.

13 killed, 20 wounded in attack on police headquarters in Mogadishu

Al-Shabaab suicide bombers and gunmen targeted the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) headquarters in Mogadishu on Sunday, leaving 13 dead, a Somali minister confirmed.

Former politician one of bombers in Somalia double suicide attack

A former member of Somalia's parliament was one of two suicide bombers behind a recent attack on international troops near Mogadishu's international airport, Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab...

At least 14 killed in al-Shabaab double bombing at Mogadishu airport

At least 14 people were killed Tuesday when Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab detonated two bombs on an approach road to Mogadishu's international airport, police said.

Two large explosions rock Mogadishu airport; at least three dead

Two large explosions were reported at the entrance to the international airport in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Tuesday, according to police, with at least three people killed.

Six dead as al-Shabaab attacks hotel in Somali capital

At least six people were killed on Saturday in a bombing and shooting attack claimed by Islamist militant group al-Shabaab on a hotel in Somali capital Mogadishu, police said.

Suicide bombing, shooting at popular Mogadishu hotel

At least six people were killed on Saturday in a suspected suicide bombing by the Islamist militant group al-Shabaab on a hotel in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, police and eye-witnesses said....

US drone crashes in al-Shabaab territory in Somalia

An unmanned US drone crashed in a village controlled by Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab in southern Somalia, a military official said Sunday.

15 dead, 40 wounded after Mogadishu mosque collapse

At least 15 people were killed and 40 wounded after a mosque collapsed in Somalia's capital, Modgadishu, a police spokesman told dpa.

US kills top al-Shabaab commander in drone strike in Somalia

The US has killed a top commander of the Islamist insurgent group al-Shabaab in an airstrike, Somali military official Ali Baashi Mohamed said Saturday.

Official: US drone strike killed between 150 and 200 insurgents

Between 150 and 200 Islamic insurgents, including top and mid-level commanders, were killed in the US drone strikes in Somalia at the weekend, the country's security minister said Tuesday.