Somali Militants Execute French Hostage
Militia group Al Shabaab has reportedly claimed to have executed a French secret agent after holding him hostage for more than three years.
A soldier stands over the weapons seized from suspected members of Al Shabaab (file photo).
Sabahi, 16 January 2013
Al-Shabaab announced Wednesday (January 16th) that it will execute the French intelligence officer who goes by the alias Denis Allex after holding him hostage for more than three… Read more »
Sabahi, 14 January 2013
The Somali government on Sunday (January 13th) expressed dissatisfaction over a failed French military operation against al-Shabaab in Bulomarer in which eight civilians died, the… Read more »
Sabahi, 13 January 2013
At least eight civilians were killed during France's failed attempt to free a hostage in Somalia on Saturday (January 12th), AFP reported. Read more »