The United States is cutting hundreds of its troops in Africa as it focuses on countering threats from Russia and China, BBC News reports. Around 700 counterterrorism troops will be removed over the.. Credit: WorldNews - Published
[Nation] Al-Shabaab continues to reap substantial revenues from charcoal smuggling in southern Somalia despite the presence of African Union military bases in the area, a United Nations report has.. Credit: allAfrica.com - Published
(CNN)The death toll from three car bombs detonated near a hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia has risen to 52 people, hospital officials told CNN Monday. Mohammed Yusuf, medical director at the Medina hospital..
Business Insider reports A man ignited his car and then stabbed three passersby on a busy street in Melbourne, Australia, on Friday afternoon local time. One of the victims succumbed to his injuries in..
At least 17 people were killed when suicide attackers set off two car bombs at a hotel near the headquarters of Somalia's Criminal Investigations Department in Mogadishu on Friday, police said. Credit: Reuters - Published
Voters in Minnesota and Michigan on Tuesday elected the first two Muslim women to serve in the U.S. Congress, a former refugee who fled Somalia's civil war and a Detroit-born Palestinian-American. Credit: Reuters - Published
Ilhan Omar fled civil war in Somalia and spent four years of her childhood in a refugee camp in Kenya. Now she is poised to win a seat in the U.S. Congress, taking on a president who has tried to.. Credit: Reuters - Published
Somalia-born Hana Abdi Qahtan, 46, tried to pass off a 16-year-old Yemeni as her son at London Heathrow Airport and had another UK passport for an older woman hidden in her hijab. Credit: MailOnline - Published
Fighting between clans in Somalia's breakaway Somaliland region has killed more than 50 people, a witness at the scene and an official in neighboring Puntland said on Tuesday. Credit: Reuters - Published