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Peacekeepers to gain strength in Somalia




Video: David Cameron warns world will 'pay a price' for ignoring Somalia




Somalia: UK weighs up air strikes against rebels




Shabaab abandons western city as Ethiopian troops advance

Shabaab was in control of Baidoa for three years before abandoning the provincial capital today without a fight.


Al-Shabaab militia abducting teenage girls to marry fighters




Jihad stops Arab Spring in Somalia says British PM




Somalia conflict: Why should the world help?




Somalia's al-Shabab 'forced whole classes to fight'




No hurry to crush al Shabaab on Kenya's frontline




Shabaab suicide bombers to launch series of attacks in time with David Cameron conference




Somalia leaders reach agreement on re-shaping politics




Fears of terror strike in heart of Somali capital after car bomb explodes




Shabaab celebrates merger with al Qaeda




Somalia wants arms embargo lifted to fend off al Qaeda




African Union Appeal for Mobilization to Defeat Al Qaeda in Somalia




Somalia's al-Shabab join al-Qaeda




'We in MYC are now part of al Qaeda East Africa'

The Muslim Youth Center, Shabaab's affiliate in Kenya, said that the groups would fight "under the banner of AQEA (al Qaeda East Africa)." AQEA has long reported to al Qaeda's most senior leadership.


Shabaab formally joins al Qaeda

The announcement formalizes the longstanding close working relationship between the two terror groups.


Shabaab and al Qaeda formally said the two groups have merged. Ayman al Zawahiri announced "the joining of the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement in Somalia to Qaedat al-Jihad, to support the jihadi unity against the Zio-Crusader campaign and their assistants amongst the treacherous agent rulers."




Suicide bomber kills 9 in Mogadishu