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Kenya : Detectives put Westgate Shopping Mall tenants on spot as investigation takes new turn




Israeli officials confirm sending experts team to advise on Kenya standoff




Kenya Mall Carnage Shows Shabab Resilience




Shabaab suicide teams target civilians in assault on Kenyan mall

At least 59 people have been killed and over 150 wounded in the largest terrorist attack in Kenya since al Qaeda's 1998 bombing of the US Embassy. The Shabaab assault teams singled out non-Muslims for execution. The attack is similar to Lashkar-e-Taiba's assault on Mumbai in 2008.


Court document references al Qaeda-linked chemical weapons program in Somalia




Competing jihadist groups comment on reports of Hammami's death




AQIM, Shabaab recall and praise 9/11 attacks




Shabaab kills American jihadist Omar Hammami and British fighter

hammamiauto560.jpgShabaab's intelligence service, the Amniyatt Mukhabarat, appears to have finally tracked down and killed Hammami, who has been at odds with the group's emir for more than a year. Hammami recently renounced his ties to al Qaeda and Shabaab.


Shabaab deploys 'new batch of Mujahideen fighters'




Shabaab, ITMC urge jihadists to take precautions as Syria strikes loom




Shabaab urges Egyptian Muslims to 'pick up arms and defend yourself'




Killing Lions, Buying Bombs




Jihadists turn to Twitter




Exclusive - Kenyan peacekeepers aided illegal Somalia charcoal export




Shabaab comments on Egyptian coup




Arms ship seized by Yemen may have been Somalia-bound: UN




Shabaab confirms 2 top leaders were killed in infighting

Ibrahim al Afghani, a jihadist leader closely linked to al Qaeda, and Abul Hamid Hashi Olhayi, were killed during Shabaab infighting in Barawe. Hassan Dahir Aweys is reportedly in custody in Mogadishu.


Shabaab suicide assault team storms UN compound in Mogadishu

Eight fighters from al Qaeda's affiliate in Somalia penetrated security at a United Nations Development Program compound, killing several UN employees.


US offers rewards for Boko Haram, African al Qaeda leaders

The $7 million reward for Abubakar Shekau, Boko Haram's emir, puts him in the top echelon of wanted terrorist leaders. Rewards of $5 million are also offered for Mokhtar Belmokhtar and Yahya Abu Hammam.


In Somalia, some parents say no to polio vaccine