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World 25 Nov 2021 | 1:21 PM

Islamist bombing near school in Somalia kills 8, wounds 13 children

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - An Islamist suicide bombing outside a school in Somalia's capital killed eight people and wounded 17 including 13 children, the latest in a string of deadly blasts this year in a country beset by political turmoil and drought.

World 18 Nov 2021 | 7:38 PM

Three convicted militants recaptured after Kenya prison break

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Three convicted militants, one of whom had taken part in a 2015 attack that killed 148 people, were recaptured on Thursday after they escaped from a maximum security prison in Nairobi, the directorate of criminal investigations said.

World 10 Nov 2021 | 8:09 PM

Iranian-supplied arms smuggled from Yemen into Somalia, study says

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Guns supplied by Iran to its Houthi allies in Yemen are being smuggled across the Gulf of Aden to Somalia, according to a Geneva-based think tank, where al Qaeda-linked al Shabab insurgents are battling a weak and divided government.

World 26 Oct 2021 | 1:13 AM

Somalia death toll in fighting between army and former allied group rises to 120

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Fighting in Somalia's Galmudug state between the Somali army and its former ally, the Ahlu Sunnah Wal Jama'a militia, has killed 120 people over the past three days, a senior ASWJ official said on Monday.