Somalia
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Shabaab Media Unit Presents Detailed Report on Nairobi Attack, Suggests that Attack Bears Message to Jerusalem

A media unit for the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement presented a detailed report on the attack in Nairobi's Westlands district, and remarking on the bandana worn by one of the fighters, suggested that the operation bears a message to Palestinians and Jerusalem.

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Wednesday, 16 January 2019
Shabaab Claims Taking Control Over Kenyan Town, Reports 10 Somali Soldiers Surrendering

The Somalia-based al-Qaeda (AQ) branch, the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, reported the surrender of ten Somali soldiers in different parts of the country, and claimed taking control over a town in neighboring Kenya after enemy forces allegedly fled from it.

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Monday, 14 January 2019
IS' al-Hayat Identifies 191 Casualties in 71 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (January 3-9)

The Islamic State (IS) released the 24th episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of January 3-9, 2019.

Friday, 11 January 2019
Shabaab Reports 13 Somali Soldiers Surrendering in Gedo, Claims Mortar Strike on UN Compound in Mogadishu

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, reported that 13 Somali soldiers surrendered in Gedo region, and among 11 attacks in 4 days, claimed a mortar strike on a UN compound in Mogadishu.

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Friday, 04 January 2019
IS' al-Hayat Identifies 302 Casualties in 72 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (December 27 - January 2)

The Islamic State (IS) released the 23rd episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of December 27, 2018 - January 2, 2019.

Thursday, 03 January 2019
Shabaab Charges U.S. with Killing Civilians in Airstrike Near Afmadow, Claims 18 Attacks in 5 Days

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement charged the U.S. with deliberately launching an airstrike on a commercial truck convoy near Afmadow, and claimed a total of 18 attacks in a 5-day period, targeting Somali security forces and government officials, and AMISOM troops.

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Monday, 31 December 2018
IS' al-Hayat Identifies 175 Casualties in 58 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (December 20-26)

The Islamic State (IS) released the 22nd episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of December 20-26, 2018.

Friday, 28 December 2018
After 2 Month Absence, Shabaab Resumes Resumes Operations in Kenya with Attack in Mandera

With its last attack in Kenya two months ago, the Somalia-based Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement resumed its operations with a strike on Kenyan border guards in Mandera.

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Wednesday, 26 December 2018
Shabaab Claims Double Car Bombing, One by Suicide Attacker, at Presidential Palace in Mogadishu

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed killing and wounding dozens in a double car bombing, one involving a suicide attacker, at the Presidential Palace in Mogadishu.

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Saturday, 22 December 2018
Shabaab Claims 40 Casualties Among Ethiopian Forces in Bombing in Bay Region

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement claimed inflicting 40 casualties among Ethiopian forces in a bombing in Somalia's Bay region, and provided a follow-up to its prior report on clashing with American and Somali forces in Lower Shabelle.

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Friday, 21 December 2018
IS' al-Hayat Identifies 184 Casualties in 76 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (December 13-19)

The Islamic State (IS) released the 21st episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of December 13-19, 2018.

Friday, 21 December 2018
Shabaab Orders its Fighters to Eliminate "Disease" of IS

The General Command of the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement ordered its fighters to eliminate the "disease" of the Islamic State (IS) in Somalia.

Thursday, 20 December 2018
IS "Exclusive" in Naba 161 Details Attack on AQ Branch in Somalia, Claims Shabaab Leaders Covered Up Losses

The Islamic State (IS) provided as an "exclusive" in Naba 161, details of the attack on the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement in northeastern Somalia, and claimed that leaders of the al-Qaeda (AQ) branch attempted to cover up the losses they incurred.

Thursday, 20 December 2018
Shabaab Reports Engaging in Clash with U.S. and Somali Forces in Lower Shabelle

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, reported its fighters engaging in clashes with American and Somali forces in Lower Shabelle region, and additionally claimed attacks on Somali police and soldiers in Hiran and Mogadishu.

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Wednesday, 19 December 2018
'Amaq Releases Video of IS-Shabaab Clash in Northern Somalia

Two days after claiming its first offensive on the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement in Somalia, the Islamic State (IS), through its 'Amaq News Agency, released footage of the clash.

Tuesday, 18 December 2018
Shabaab Claims Killing 12 Ethiopian Troops in Bakool, 5 Somali Explosives Experts in Lower Shabelle

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed killing 12 Ethiopian troops in Bakool region and five Somali explosives experts in Lower Shabelle.

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Monday, 17 December 2018
After Suggesting a Coming Showdown with Shabaab, IS Claims First Attack on the AQ Branch in Somalia

The Islamic State (IS) claimed its first offensive on the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement in Somalia, carrying out a preemptive strike on its fighters in the north of the country and killing 14.

Sunday, 16 December 2018
Shabaab Claims Bombing Near Central Bank in Bosaso, Expelling Galmudug Security Forces from Strategic Town

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement claimed a bombing near the central bank in Bosaso, in northern Somalia's Bari region, and expelling the Galmudug Security Force (GSF) from what it described as a "strategic town" in Galguduud.

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Saturday, 15 December 2018
IS' al-Hayat Identifies 170 Casualties in 71 Attacks in Statistical Breakdown of Ops (December 6-12)

The Islamic State (IS) released the 20th episode in a video series providing statistical breakdowns of IS operations, covering in this installment the week of December 6-12, 2018.

Saturday, 15 December 2018
Shabaab Executes Electoral Committee Member Along with 2 Somali Soldiers, Claims Strike on Djiboutian Base

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement announced that it executed an electoral committee member alongside two Somali soldiers for "apostasy," and claimed a strike on a Djiboutian (AMISOM) base in Hiran.

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Wednesday, 12 December 2018