Results tagged “Shabaab”

Would you like to limit the tag results display to a specific section?

If you do, then pick any of the sections below:

Or simply go to the aggregated tag results from:



Shabaab claims it 'repelled' raid by Western special operations forces

Shabaab claimed that its fighters stopped a Western-led nighttime raid from the sea in the costal town of Barawe. The US special operations forces killed a top al Qaeda and Shabaab leader in Barawe four years ago.


Terror in Westgate mall: the full story of the attacks that devastated Kenya




Islamic fighters connect in Africa




Officials Struggle With Tangled Web of Financing for Somali Militants




First images emerge from inside Nairobi's Westgate mall




Zawahiri's man in Shabaab's 'secret service'




On the shifting frontlines of the fight against al-Shabaab




Ahmed Abdi Godane: the new 'Mad Mullah' bent on jihad




Did Karangi, ministers ignore terror warning?




Poaching funds Somalia's al Shabaab, activists say




Nairobi mall attack: British hero died trying to save children




Shabaab plot to attack London planned to be 'similar to ... Mumbai'

A document found after Somali troops killed Fazul Abdullah Mohammed, al Qaeda's former leader in East Africa and a senior Shabaab commander, details a plot to conduct multiple Mumbai-like attacks that target civilians in London.


Somalis in Minn. say youths still enticed to join terror group




UN warned of Shabaab ally's 'new and more complex operations' in Kenya

A report published by a UN Monitoring Group in July warned that Al Hijra, Shabaab's affiliate in Kenya, was planning more complicated attacks utilizing fighters who had returned from Somalia. The report also revealed that the US has been funding the "Al-Shabaab/East Africa Al-Qaida Disruption Initiative," which has targeted Al Hijra's leaders.


Shabaab emir praises group's assault on Kenya mall

Sheikh Mukhtar Abu Zubayr threatened further attacks in Kenya if its military is not withdrawn from southern Somalia. He also noted that the assault on the Westgate Mall was "just 10 days after the anniversary date of the blessed 911 operations."


Somali Islamists Behind Kenya Attack Getting More Dangerous




Are you looking at an official Shabaab Twitter account?




Kenya mall attack: The training of a terrorist




Before Kenya Attack, Rehearsals and Planting of Machine Guns




Q&A: Al-Shabab defends Nairobi attack