Mogadishu (HOL) - A car bomb was detonated near Villa Somalia on Friday afternoon followed quickly by a second blast and an exchange of gunfire.
DJIBOUTI, (Reuters) - Djibouti has ended a contract with Dubai’s DP World, one of the world’s biggest port operators, to run its Doraleh Container Terminal, the president’s office said on Thursday.
London (HOL) - Two young Somali men, including a 17-year-old teenager, have been stabbed to death less than a half mile from one another in a bloody night of violence in northwest London.
Djibouti (HOL) - The Somali Maritime Police force honed their skills in Djibouti earlier this month with other maritime forces from East Africa, West Indian Ocean nations, Europe and the United during the seventh annual Cutlass Express maritime exercise. The event marked the first time that Somalia has participated in a multinational security exercise outside its borders in nearly 30 years.
Mogadishu (HOL) - The Somalia government has launched a major security shake-up on Monday after an emergency meeting held by cabinet ministers in Villa Somalia.
Mogadishu (HOL) - Businesses in Somalia's largest open-air market, Bakara have boycotted trade over the introduction of a 5% sales tax on all goods sold and services rendered. The traders have vowed to keep the market closed until the government eliminates the tax altogether.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After Tnuza Jamal Hassan was stopped from flying to Afghanistan last September, she allegedly told FBI agents that she wanted to join al-Qaida and marry a fighter, and that she might even wear a suicide belt.