Weapons were directly supplied to the Puntland Security Force in Somalia but after the US withdrew, the group split and fought internally over control of the US-supplied assets.
Somalia, which imports wheat from Ukraine and Russia, is currently experiencing its worst drought in 40 years.
“Are they animals? Dogs? There must be a cost of life.”
As different forces jockey for power in Mogadishu, violence has descended upon the city.
Al-Shabaab is trying to play havoc with Somalia’s COVID vaccine rollout.
Halfway through their four year campaign, the U.S. military is already failing at combating “violent extremist organizations” in Africa, according to a recent Pentagon report and formerly secret plans.
Formerly secret documents show that the recent directive disrupts plans to further entrench the U.S. in Somalia—and civilians will still be in harm's way.
The former president's 768-page memoir hardly mentions the drone program, which killed hundreds of civilians, and when it does it's pretty gross.
There've been more airstrikes in the last five months than in the entire eight years of Obama’s administration.
Bolstered by a trapwave sound, young British-Somalis like YNM are gaining traction in the UK rap scene. It’s been a long time coming.
It's the worst locust infestation Kenya has seen in 70 years.