Somali Al Shabaab Chief Sentenced to DeathThe leader of the militia group has been sentenced to death by firing squad along with 11 other fighters for the murder of a cleric.
Garowe Online, 27 February 2013
Twelve people charged with the murder of Sheikh Ahmed Haji Abdirahman including Al Shabaab leader Ahmed Godane, were sentenced to death after a court found them guilty in Bossaso… Read more »
Al Shabaab members (file photo).
Sabahi, 25 February 2013
Nearly 20,000 people gathered in Garowe's Liberty Square on Sunday (February 24th) to protest al-Shabaab, largely in response to the recent killing of Sheikh Abdulkadir Nur Farah,… Read more »
Sabahi, 17 February 2013
Puntland President Abdirahman Mohamed Farole on Friday (February 15th) publicly blamed al-Shabaab for the assassination of Sheikh Abdulkadir Nur Farah. Read more »
Garowe Online, 15 February 2013
The president of Somalia 's Puntland government has blamed Al Shabaab terrorist group for the killing of Sheikh Abdulkadir Nur Farah, an Islamic scholar renowned across Somalia,… Read more »
Garowe Online, 15 January 2013
Government forces in Somalia 's northern region of Puntland have began a military operation against Al Shabaab militants in the Golis Mountain Range, Garowe Online reports. Read more »
Sabahi, 4 January 2013
The Puntland military on Thursday (January 3rd) repelled an attack by al-Shabaab near Bosaso, killing three militants and wounding five others, according to a press release from… Read more »
Sabahi, 3 January 2013
Puntland's Minister of Security Khalif Isse Mudan warned on Wednesday (January 2nd) that al-Shabaab was infiltrating the region, adding that his administration would take serious… Read more »