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Al-Qaeda or ISIS? Shabaab militants fight
APRIL 23 2017   A file
photo taken on February 17, 2011 shows Al-Shabaab Islamists doing drills at a
village in Lower Shebelle region in Somalia. The group is loyal to Al-Qaeda.

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KENYA: Militant groups lure youth into terrorism, sex slavery
Sunday April 23, 2017 Muslim
scholars hold a forum on counter-radicalisation on October 10, 2015 in Mombasa.
University students are being recruited into terrorist groups. PHOTO | KEVIN
ODIT | NATION MEDIA GROUP  A significant number of youth who have been ...

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Al-Shabaab defeated militarily—US
Saturday April 22, 2017 Lt
Gen Osman Noor Soubagleh, the commander of AMISOM, said Al-Shabaab consists of
native Somalis and some foreign fighters. Senior US military
officers have said from the military side, African Union Mission to Somalia
(AMISOM) has d...

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UK announces new support for security reform in Somalia Saturday April 22, 2017 Ahead
of the May 2017 London Somalia Conference, the UK welcomes Somali agreement of
a National Security Architecture, and announces £21m in additional support. On 17 April the Federal
Government of Somalia and the Presidents ...

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Kenyans sweep Boston Marathon titles, but Americans make progress
Tuesday April 18, 2017 By Jimmy Golen U.S. claims 6 of top 10
spots among men, 2 of top 4 women Geoffrey Kirui, of Kenya,
crosses the finish line to win the 121st Boston Marathon on Monday, April 17,
2017, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) BOSTON - The K...

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Air strikes kill over 100 Al-Shabaab militants in southern Somalia
Saturday April 15, 2017 MOGADISHU, April 15 (Xinhua) -- More than 100 Al-Shabaab militants
including 20 commanders are believed to have been killed in southern Somalia by
U.S. air strikes early Saturday, residents and officials said. The residents and secur...

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Dozens of US troops secretly deployed to Somalia
The New Arab Friday April 14, 2017 Dozens of US troops have been deployed to Somalia to provide
training support in their counter-terrorist operations, according to a US
military official, as Mogadishu ramps up its operations against the al-Qaeda

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"Al Shabaab remains a vicious threat to security in Somalia, and indeed to the region." Friday April 14, 2017 Statement by Ambassador Matthew Rycroft, UK Permanent Representative to the
United Nations, on Somalia and Eritrea. Thank you Madam President for convening this session and for maintaining the
Security Council’s focus on prevent...

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Police issue alert on terror attack in Kenya
Thursday April 13, 2017 Security agents have been put on alert following reports that at least nine
Kenyan terrorists who had joined Al-Shabaab terror group in Somalia could be
headed back to the country to launch attacks. The Kenyans are moving
back to the...

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Al-Shabaab vows 'doubled response' to US move in Somalia
Wednesday April 12, 2017 By Abdi Guled The Somalia-based al-Shabab claims that its escalation of deadly attacks is in
"doubled response" to President Donald Trump's approval of expanded
U.S. military efforts against it, an organization that monitors extremi...
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