HOL – Yet another political assassination was carried out today in the semi-autonomous region of Puntland as unidentified gunmen shot and killed the regions deputy police Commissioner Col. Abdullahi Salah Nadalo in Garowe.
MOGADISHU/NAIROBI, (Reuters) - Somali and Kenyan troops rescued four foreign aid workers held hostage inside Somalia, three days after they were seized from a refugee camp in neighbouring Kenya, the armies said on Monday.
Two police officers are among 17 people killed in two simultaneous attacks in Garissa when masked gunmen sprayed bullets and hurled grenades at Catholic's Central Cathedral and AIC churches, Kenya Red Cross say.
There are concerns that abductors might have taken the four foreigners across the border into Somalia.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — President Barack Obama's ambassador to Kenya announced his resignation on Friday ahead of the publication of a U.S. government audit that will be critical of his leadership of the most important embassy in East Africa
DUBAI // An historic meeting between the presidents of Somalia and Somaliland in Dubai today may be the first step towards ending years of bloodshed there. The meeting, facilitated by the UAE, was the first in 21 years.