- Extremists storm AU base in Somalia, leaving many dead Updated: Jun-26-15 4:05 pm
- Somalia soldier, 4 militants killed in training site attack Updated: Jun-21-15 4:59 am
MOGADISHU, Somalia - A Somali soldier and four militants were killed Sunday as an al-Qaida-linked extremist group tried to attack a training compound used for intelligence officials in Mogadishu, a police officer said.
- AP Interview: Canadian talks about her Somali kidnapper Updated: Jun-14-15 9:34 pm
TORONTO - A Canadian freelance journalist who was held by kidnappers for 15 months in Somalia seven years ago said Sunday that the Somali man arrested by Canadian police last week terrorized her mother by barraging her with threatening telephone calls with ransom demands.
- Kenya seeks to voluntarily repatriate 100,000 Somalis Updated: Jun-11-15 12:21 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya - Kenya has set a goal to get 100,000 Somali refugees to return home voluntarily by the end of the year, a government official said Thursday as money shortages have forced the U.N. to reduce food rations for the displaced.
- Somali leader predicts defeat of extremists by end of 2015 Updated: Jun-08-15 10:14 pm
- Kenya police charge 5 suspects for university attack Updated: Jun-04-15 7:38 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya - Kenyan police Thursday charged five men with participating in an attack by militant group al-Shabab on a university in eastern Kenya in which 148 people were killed.