Al Shabaab

Kenya

Al-Shabaab militants kill 14 people in a hotel siege in Nairobi

"We can confirm that 14 innocent lives were lost through the hands of these murderous terrorists."
Tim Hume
1.16.19
Frontier

This Activist Uses Surfing Therapy to Rehabilitate Child Soldiers

Based in war-torn Mogadishu, the initiative uses the ocean and riding waves to help communities ravaged by years of violence and suffering.
Alice Rowsome
1.2.18
immigration

Somalis say they were shackled and beaten on aborted ICE deportation flight

Rahim Mohamed, 32, was already dreading being deported from his home of 15 years in Atlanta to Somalia, a country he hadn’t seen since he was a teenager.
Josh Marcus
12.14.17
The VICE News Guide to the World

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of October 30

The U.S. military conducted its first-ever airstrikes against the Islamic State group in Somalia Friday, the Pentagon confirmed.
VICE News
11.3.17
The VICE News Guide to the World

The VICE News Guide to the World — Week of October 16

The region is braced for mass demonstrations against any move to strip the restive region's autonomy.
VICE News
10.19.17
terrorism

Somalis fear the war against al Shabaab will never end

Christina Goldbaum
10.18.17
Somalia attack

Over 300 killed in deadliest terror attack in Somalia’s history

Over 300 killed in deadliest terror attack in Somalia’s history
Kathleen Caulderwood
10.16.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Hurricane Irma leaves 4 million Florida homes without power, UN commissioner calls violence in Myanmar "ethnic cleansing," North Korea says US will pay "due price" for more sanctions, and more.
VICE Staff
9.11.17
piracy

Somali pirates are under investigation for supporting ISIS, report says

International authorities are investigating Somali pirates for posing a new kind of threat.
Josh Marcus
7.10.17
terrorism

Al-Shabaab replaces Boko Haram as Africa’s deadliest terror group

Alexa Liautaud
6.2.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Follow a doctor delivering desperately needed aid to drought stricken Somalia

Gianna Toboni
4.19.17
Somalia

Somalia's drought killed 110 people in two days

Emma Fidel
3.6.17
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