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 »