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Shabaab Claims Killing 17 Soldiers in Raid on Barawe, Capturing Parts of City

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed killing 17 Somali soldiers and wounding 22 others when its fighters stormed the city of Barawe in Lower Shabelle region, as well as taking control over most of the city neighborhoods.

Thursday, 23 March 2017
Shabaab Claims Suicide Bombing Near Presidential Palace in Mogadishu

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed credit for a suicide bombing near the Presidential Palace in the capital, Mogadishu, and alleged to have killed over 26 Somali soldiers.

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Shabaab Claims Attack on Somali Defense Ministry Building in Capital

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed an attack on the Somali Defense Ministry building in the capital, Mogadishu, in addition to throwing a hand grenade at troops in the Bakara market.

Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Shabaab Claims Killing 30, Wounding 40 in Mogadishu Car Bombing Near Weheliye Hotel

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed killing 30 people and wounding 40 others in a car bombing near the Weheliye Hotel in the capital, Mogadishu.

Monday, 13 March 2017
Shabaab Claims Killing 4 Kenyan Soldiers, Wounding 9 in Bomb Blasts in Kenya’s Lamu County

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed killing more than four Kenyan soldiers and wounding nine others in bombings on them in Kenya’s Lamu County.

Thursday, 09 March 2017
Shabaab Claims Nearly 40 Attacks in 20-Day Period

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed nearly 40 attacks in a 20-day period between February 13 and March 5, 2017, including a strike on an alleged joint American-Kenyan convoy on the outskirts of Kismayo.

Wednesday, 08 March 2017
Shabaab Media Affiliate Updates Report on Mortar Strike in Mogadishu During Presidential Ceremony

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement’s Shahada News Agency provided an updated report on the mortar strike on the Presidential Palace in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, during a ceremony for the new president, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo.

Thursday, 16 February 2017
Shabaab Claims Capturing Bases in Town, Villages in Lower Shabelle, Repelling Government Forces in Mudug

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed capturing several bases from government forces in one town and two villages in the Lower Shabelle region, repelling government forces in the Madug region, as well as attacks in Mogadishu, Puntland, Lower Juba, and Hiran.

Tuesday, 14 February 2017
Shabaab Claims Attacks on American, Kenyan, Somali Forces, Two Large-Scale Attacks, Capturing Areas in Somalia

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed over 20 military operations in 21 days targeting American, Somali, and Kenyan forces, including two large scale attacks and capturing areas within Somalia.

Tuesday, 07 February 2017
Shabaab Claims Suicide Operation, Clashes against KDF near Kenyan-Somali Border

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed a suicide attack and offensive on a Kenyan military base near the Kenyan-Somali border.

Friday, 27 January 2017
Shabaab Claims Explosions, Follow-Up Raid at Mogadishu’s Dayah Hotel

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed responsibility for two explosions and a follow-up raid at Mogadishu’s Dayah Hotel on January 25, 2017.

Wednesday, 25 January 2017
Shabaab Claims Capturing Parts of Qoryoley City, Reports Attacks on U.N. HQ, U.S., Somali, and Kenyan Forces

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, reported 19 attacks in less than two weeks, including an explosion at the U.N. Headquarters in Mogadishu, capturing neighborhoods in Qoryoley City in Lower Shabelle, and attacks on U.S., Somali, Kenya, and other forces.

Monday, 16 January 2017
Shabaab Reports 30 Killed, 44 Wounded in Twin Suicide Bombing at Peace Hotel in Mogadishu

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, reported more than 30 killed and at least 44 others wounded in a twin suicide bombing at the Peace Hotel in the capital, Mogadishu.

Monday, 02 January 2017
Shabaab Claims Attacks on Somali, Burundian, and Kenyan Forces

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed attacks on Somali, Burundian, and Kenyan forces, among other targets throughout Somalia and Kenya.

Tuesday, 27 December 2016
Shabaab Claims Assassination Attempt on Jalalaqsi Mayor, Implementation of Sharia Law in El-Ali

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed an assassination attempt on the mayor of Jalalaqsi (Hiran Region), and the first implementation of Sharia law in el-Ali since capturing the village two months prior.

Thursday, 08 December 2016
Shabaab Captures Alleged U.S. Spy Plane that Fell in Lower Shabelle

The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda's (AQ) branch in Somalia, published photos of its fighters standing with and examining what it described as a U.S. spy plane that fell in Lower Shabelle region.

Monday, 05 December 2016
Shabaab Claims Attacks on Saracen International Elements in Somalia and Safaricom in Kenya, Among Other Operations

The Shabaab al-Mujahidin Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed attacks on AMISOM, Kenyan, Ethiopian, and Somali forces, as well as strikes on Saracen International elements in the country, and on a headquarters of the Safaricom Telecommunications company in Kenya.

Thursday, 01 December 2016
Shabaab Releases Update on Killing of U.S. Special Forces Soldier, Asserts U.S. Covered It Up

One day following its claim of killing a U.S. Special Forces Soldier in Somalia, the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in the country, released a detailed update, asserting “the American government frequently conceals the losses of its soldiers.”

Wednesday, 23 November 2016
Shabaab Claims Killing U.S. Special Forces Soldier in Kismayo, Somalia

The Shabaab al-Mujahidin Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed killing a U.S. Special Forces soldier during clashes in Kismayo, Somalia.

Tuesday, 22 November 2016
Shabaab Claims Suicide Operation in Mogadishu, Attacks on Kenyan, Burundian, and Ethiopian Forces

The Shabaab al-Mujahidin Movement, al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, claimed over a dozen combined attacks on Ethiopian, Burundian, and Kenyan forces between October 26 and November 11, 2016, and a suicide operation in the capital targeting Somali forces on November 5.

Friday, 11 November 2016

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