Mogadishu Bombing Took the Lives of the â€˜Best and the Brightestâ€™
Despite a growing sense of stability and optimism after decades of chaos and violence, Somalia has been unable to curb the threat posed by the terrorist group Al Shabab.
Somali Terror Group Al Shabab Remains Resilient Despite Setbacks
The group suspected in a weekend attack that killed 79 people has lost territory, suffered defections and been targeted by increasing United States airstrikes. But it can still mount large attacks.
Truck Bomb In Somali Capital Kills Nearly 80
At least 79 people have died after an explosive-filled truck blew up at an intersection in Mogadishu. It was the countryâ€™s worst attack in years.
Somalia Bombing Kills Nearly 80, Raising Fears of Resurgent Militancy
A truck filled with explosives blew up at a busy intersection in the capital. It was the latest, and the worst, in a series of recent attacks.
Has the Travel Ban Affected You and Your Family? Tell Us How
With the holidays here, we want to hear from those whose families have been affected by President Trumpâ€™s restrictions.
F.B.I. Intensifies Hunt for â€˜Highest-Ranking U.S. Citizenâ€™ in a Terrorist Group
Federal authorities unsealed a new indictment against Jehad Serwan Mostafa, who they say joined Al Shabab in his 20s, and reminded the public about a $5 million reward for help finding him.
Almaas Elman, Somali-Canadian Activist, Is Shot Dead in Mogadishu
It was not immediately clear who killed Ms. Elman, who was described by friends and colleagues as a committed and tireless aid worker.
Paul Polak, Entrepreneur for Those Living on $2 a Day, Dies at 86
A former psychiatrist and real-estate speculator turned to helping the poor make money by selling foot pumps, charcoal and clean water.
Botched Medical Procedures May Have Led to Death of U.S. Soldier
Staff Sgt. Alex Conrad, 26, died from wounds he received during a militant attack on a small outpost in Somalia.
Car Bombers in Somalia Hit U.S. and European Military Bases
The extremist group known as the Shabab claimed responsibility for an attack on an American base used to launch airstrikes against the group.
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