An American military airstrike in Somalia more than a year ago killed two civilians and injured three others, U.S. Africa Command is acknowledging in a new report expected on Monday.
A truck bomb exploded at a busy security checkpoint in Somalia's capital Saturday morning, killing at least 78 people including many students.
The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday to uphold President Donald Trump's executive order for a ban on travelers coming to the United States from seven countries, including five majority-Muslim nations. The decision overturns the rulings of lower courts that had previously considered Trump's order unconstitutional.
Canada Arten boarded a flight back to Africa this month -- after eight years awaiting his deportation and months of last-ditch efforts to avert it. But in a stunning reversal for the Twin Cities man and 91 other deportees on board, the plane turned back to the United States.
Somali intelligence officials began to divulge details of how the attackers, who killed at least 320 people, managed to get inside the heavily guarded city.
A U.S. service member was killed in Somalia during an operation against the extremist group al-Shabab — the first U.S. combat death there in more than two decades.
Pirates have returned to the waters off Somalia, but the spike in attacks on commercial shipping does not yet constitute a trend.
As the U.S. focuses on the dramatic events on the Korean Peninsula and in Syria, it’s important to also look at the world’s other turbulent regions.
Pirates have hijacked an oil tanker off the coast of Somalia - the first such seizure of a large commercial vessel on the crucial global trade route since 2012.