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Shabaab ambushes AMISOM forces in southern Somalia

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) says that 12 Ugandan soldiers were killed in an ambush by Shabaab yesterday. The al Qaeda branch claims the casualties were much higher and a local official told the press that 24 bodies were carried away from the scene.


Mogadishu Security Declines As Armed Forces Stretched Outside Capital


On the shifting frontlines of the fight against al-Shabaab

Al Qaeda

In Somalia, UN charcoal purchases could be funding Al Shabab terror group