UAE Ambassador Survives Suicide Attack in Mogadishu

UAE Ambassador Survives Suicide Attack in Mogadishu

An ambassador from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) survived an apparent suicide attack on his car on Wednesday. The attack occurred as he was traveling through the capital of Mogadishu, Somalia. According to local reports, the suicide car bomb struck a military vehicle in the ambassador’s motorcade. UAE Ambassador Mohamed Al Othman was reported to be […]

Kenya Not to Force 336,000 Refugees Back to Somalia

Kenya Not to Force 336,000 Refugees Back to Somalia

According to a Kenyan government official, 336,000 Somali refugees will not be forced back into the war torn country of Somalia. Though, the government still intends to close one of the world’s largest refugee camps within the next three months due to security reasons. After an attack by al-Shabab militants in April, William Ruto, vice […]

Mogadishu Office Building Attack Leaves 10 Dead, Al-Shabab Suspected

Mogadishu Office Building Attack Leaves 10 Dead, Al-Shabab Suspected

At least 10 people have been killed on Tuesday during an attack on a government office building in Mogadishu, Somalia. The seven alleged shooters were also killed in the firefight, according to a Somali government official. The attack took place at the Ministry of Higher Education. Captain Mohamed Hussein, a senior law enforcement officer in […]