U.S. Finally Admits Civilian Deaths in Somali Airstrikes
The U.S. had earlier denied that civilians were killed in over a hundred drone strikes against Al-Shabaab targets in past two years.
AI London, 5 April 2019
US had previously denied there had been any civilians deaths after 100-plus attacks against al-Shabaab targets in past two years Read more »
U.S. forces have conducted an air strike in Somalia against Al-Shabaab (file photo).
Shabelle, 6 April 2019
The US has admitted that a woman and child were killed by an American drone strike in Somalia last April. Read more »
Shabelle, 5 April 2019
U.S. Africa Command says new information reveals that a woman and a child were killed in an American airstrike that was targeting al-Shabab insurgents in Somalia last April. Read more »
At least 15 people, including an assistant minister, have been killed after al Shabaab stormed a government building in the heart of the capital Mogadishu . Read more »
Amnesty International has released a civilian casualty report which includs accounts from 65 eyewitness interviews, several photos, satellite imagery and social media posts as ... Read more »