Posts Tagged ‘Al Shabab’

Al-Shabab Kills 30 Somali Soldiers

Somali based terror group Al -Shabaab has announced that they ambushed and killed 30 military trainees in Mogadishu. This incident is the latest after 13 people were killed when Al- Shabaab militants stormed a hotel in Mogadishu where government officials and lawmakers were lodged. Somalian military authorities have confirmed the ambush, but stressed that fighting was on going and […]

Join ISIS, Boko Haram Urges Al-Shabab

Nigeria’s Boko Haram islamists have reached out to the Somali jihadist organization al-Shabaab, urging it to switch its loyalty to the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL). Al-Shabaab is currently allied to al-Qaeda, the rival jihadist group founded by Osama bin Laden in the late 1980s. Boko Haram pledged its allegiance to the Islamic State earlier this year. […]