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Twitter Use by Shabab in Somalia Incites US




Mogadishu dares to dream of a new future as militants are driven from Somali capital




Somalia's Rebels Embrace Twitter as a Weapon




US defence chief in Djibouti for counter-terrorism talks




US Terror Hearing Explores Use of Miranda Warning




Shabaab publishes IDs, information on slain Burundian soldiers




Jihadist releases bio of Yemeni al Qaeda operative killed in Somalia

Abu 'Asim al Tabuki Mansour Nasser al Bihani waged jihad in Bosnia, Dagestan, Chechnya, Afghanistan, Yemen, and Somalia. He trained Omar Hammami, the American military commander in Shabaab. Two of Abu 'Asim's brothers are currently being held at the Guantanamo Bay detention facility.


After Serving as Somalia's Prime Minister, Back to Work in Buffalo




Alarm bells over Nigeria Islamist group: US Congress




Senior Shabaab leader survived blast




Report confirms 70 African Union troops killed in Mogadishu




Analysis: Ethiopia dragged reluctantly back into Somalia




Africa Forces Surprise Many With Success in Subduing Somalia




Somali gov't says no Ethiopian troops on its soil




Somali Islamists laud reported Ethiopian incursion




Somalia Famine Eases With Rainfall and Aid




Shabaab has an estimated 750 to 1,000 "foreign fighters" in its ranks, according to an estimate by a Kenyan military official. The official also said al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is actively supporting Shabaab.




Who's bombing Somalia? French, US trade blame




Senior Shabaab leaders rumored killed in blast

Unconfirmed reports claim that Ahmad Godane Abu Zubayr, Shabaab's spiritual leader and Sheikh Hassan Dahir Aweys, a top commander, were killed in a massive blast in Afgoye.


Massive explosion sparks exodus from Somali town