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News Keydmedia Online | 16 June 2022

Last month, Biden approved a Patnagaton request to redeploy the US troops to Somalia to help local and AU forces in the fight against Al-Shabaab.

News Keydmedia Online | 4 June 2022

Al-Shabab "has unfortunately only grown stronger," a senior U.S. official told reporters. "It has increased the tempo of its attacks, including against U.S. personnel."

News Keydmedia Online | 19 May 2022

US officials have suggested that the final decision on whether to send troops to Somalia “had taken time because of Biden’s caution over sending US troops into a conflict zone”, The Guardian reported.

News Keydmedia Online | 7 May 2022

In the past, human rights groups Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have faulted the outcome of Africom’s probes claiming that they are inadequate and result in zero accountability.

News Keydmedia Online | 21 March 2022

And Larry Andre, US Ambassador to Somalia held a series of interviews with local media where he said Washington’s policy on Somalia will not change in spite of the trip.

News Keydmedia Online | 21 March 2022

Ahmed Gurey took part in attacks against Ethiopian forces in southern Somalia during the rule of the Islamic courts’ union in 2017 before the emergence of Al-Shabaab in 2008.

News Keydmedia Online | 24 February 2022

AFRICOM added that the operation was conducted by the US military in coordination with the Somali Government. The statement didn’t confirm any casualties on Al-Shabaab and the civilians.

News Keydmedia Online | 22 February 2022

Beledweyne, which lies 350 kilometers north of the capital, Mogadishu serves as the regional capital of Hiran and the city has been hosting clashes between local militia against HirShabelle leader and SNA.

News Keydmedia Online | 9 November 2021

Qatar has been accused of sponsoring terrorist groups in Somalia, including Al-Shabaab for many years to score its influence goals in the country.

News Keydmedia Online | 26 October 2021

Speaking to the VOA Somali service, an unnamed official at the US embassy in Mogadishu said Washington will revaluate backing the SNA's Danab trained by the American military. 

News Keydmedia Online | 25 August 2021

The rally comes a day after Al-Shabaab carried out a deadly attack on a key military base in Amara village located in the southern part of the Mudug region.

News Keydmedia Online | 7 August 2021

US military has been battling Al-Shabaab in Somalia for over a decade, killing the group's most senior leaders in drone strikes.