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Explosion in Mogadishu, Somalia, July 26, 2016

Photo: Mogadishu's airport terminal damaged by the impact of the blast that targeted nearby AMISOM headquarters - @AbdulBillowAli

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Explosion in Mogadishu, Somalia, July 26, 2016

Update: At least 8 dead in bomb blasts in Mogadishu, Somalia, claimed by Al Shabaab - BBC News

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Explosion in Mogadishu, Somalia, July 26, 2016

Al Shabaab claims responsibility for deadly attack in Somalia's capital Mogadishu - Al Jazeera

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Kapenguria, Rift Valley, Kenya

Update: Suspected al-Shabaab gunman killed by elite unit, officials say - IBT

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Kapenguria, Rift Valley, Kenya

Suspected recruiter for Somalian militant group al Shabaab kills 4 in police station shooting, police say - Reuters

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Somalia

At least 10 Somali soldiers killed in Al Shabaab attack on army base - AP, Reuters

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Mogadishu hotel attack, June 25, 2016

Somalia foreign minister confirms that Minister of State for Environment Buri M. Hamza was killed in the Al-Shabab hotel attack - @HarunMaruf

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Mogadishu hotel attack, June 25, 2016

Report: Standoff at the Nasa Hablod Hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia, has ended; attackers killed, security minister says - @Goobjoognews, @HassanIstiila

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Mogadishu hotel attack, June 25, 2016

At least 15 dead, 25 injured in Mogadishu hotel car bomb and gun attack, Somali police say - CNN

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Mogadishu hotel attack, June 25, 2016

Al Shabaab Islamists claim Mogadishu hotel attack: statement - AFP

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Mogadishu hotel attack, June 25, 2016

More: Police confirm suspected al-Shabab attack at Nasa-Hablod hotel near Mogadishu's KM-4 junction - AP

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Mogadishu hotel attack, June 25, 2016

Editor's note: We're seeing reports the explosion and gunfire heard in Mogadishu is coming from the Nasa Hablod hotel. We haven't seen official confirmation or claims of responsibility, but al-Shabaab has carried out attacks on hotels in the city previously. - Stephanie

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Somali Civil War

Al Shabaab militants claim responsibility for attack that killed 5 police officers in Mandera County, Kenya - Reuters

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Somali Civil War

2 soldiers are killed and 9 African Union soldiers wounded in an ambush attack by Al Shabaab near Baraawe, Somalia - @Tuuryare_Africa

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US military drone program

Report: Surveillance drone crashes in Al Shabaab-controlled village of Gobanle, north of US drone base in Somalia - @Daudoo

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Somalia

African force in Somalia claims it killed 110 militants when its base was raided by Al Shabaab - Reuters

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Somali Civil War

Al Shabaab militants in Somalia attack base of Ethiopian troops; no word on casualties - Reuters

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al-Shabaab

United States Africa Command confirms death of 2 senior Al Shabaab members in Somalia

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Somali Civil War

Somali intelligence agency says Mo'alim Adam, head of training for Al-Shabaab's elite Amniyat branch, killed in joint operation - @HSNQ_NISA

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Explosion in Mogadishu, Somalia, June 1, 2016

Update: At least 16 killed, 55 wounded in car bomb and gun attack on Mogadishu hotel, Somali officials say; sporadic gunfire still heard day after al Shabaab attack - Reuters

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