• Custom Search

US drone strikes in Somalia

By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Oct 12th, 2016
0 Comments
961 Views
Nairobi, Kenya ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United States government is working closely with the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS), the Interim Galmudug Administration (IGA), and Puntland Administration officials to address concerns related to the September 28 collective self-defense strike by the Un...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Sep 29th, 2016
0 Comments
630 Views
Mogadishu, Somalia ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Federal Government of Somalia on Thursday requested an explanation from the United States after Somali officials said a U.S. “friendly fire” air strike killed at least 22 soldiers and civilians in the Horn of Africa nation. Officials...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Mar 7th, 2016
0 Comments
1306 Views
Washington ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United States of America has carried out an air strike in Somalia, killing more than 150 fighters with the al Qaeda-linked Islamist group al Shabaab, following U.S. intelligence on preparations for a large-scale militant attack, the Pentagon said on Mon...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Dec 8th, 2015
0 Comments
1519 Views
Washington, Somalia ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The US military confirmed today that two senior jihadist leaders were killed in separate airstrikes in Somalia and Libya over the past several weeks. The two leaders were identified as Abdirahman Sandhere from Shabaab, al Qaeda official branch in ...