Panic in Somalia Over Kenyan Army Pullout
Somali leaders say Kenyan troops started withdrawing from Somalia after moving out of Busar, Kenya Defence Forces's command centre in the northern sector of Jubaland, a town that was liberated in the first 100 days of their entry into Somalia.
Kenyan soldiers during their "Operation Linda Nchi" against the Somali Al-Shabaab militia (file photo).
Dalsan Radio, 19 March 2019
A file picture of Al-Shabab fighters displaying a military vehicle taken from the Somalia National Army Read more »
Shabelle, 19 March 2019
Heavily armed fighters from Al-Shabaab were reported to have retaken full control of a small town in Gedo region, southwest of Somalia, residents said Tuesday. Read more »
The Conversation Africa, 17 January 2019
The terror attack in Nairobi was a tragedy. But also, to some extent, unexpected. Kenya suffered relatively frequent attacks between 2013 and 2016 - Westgate in 2013, the Mpeketoni… Read more »
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