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Somalia

'At least 50' thought to have been killed in Al Shabaab attack on African Union base in Somalia - @AFP

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African Union Mission to Somalia

50 soldiers killed, 50 missing after Al-Shabaab militants overran African Union military camp in Somalia on Tuesday, Western military officials say - @Reuters

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African Union Mission to Somalia

African Union Somalia mission confirm attack on Janaale base by Al-Shabaab; verifying number of casualties and damage - @AMISON

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Jannaale, Shabeellaha Hoose, Somalia

'Scores' of African Union troops killed in Al Shabaab attack on Somali base in Janaale, militant group's spokesperson told @AJENews

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Kenya

Court orders that witnesses in Kenyan terror case to be protected - @dailynation

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terrorism

Kenyan national sentenced to 15 years in prison for conspiracy to provide material support to 'terrorist organizations,' per US Justice Department - @Reuters

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Somalia

At least 21 people killed in separate suicide car bomb attacks in Somalia Saturday - @Reuters

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Somalia

Update: Somali military training base attacked with car bomb; militant group al-Shabaab claims responsibility - @Reuters

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Bakool, Somalia

At least 10 Al Shabaab militants including white foreign jihadists have been killed in a fierce battle in Bakool, Somalia, officials confirm - @Tuuryare_Africa

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Kenya

Report names 3 men believed to be main recruiters of young Kenyans to Somali terror group al-Shabaab - @BBCAfrica

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Obama visits Africa, July 2015

President Obama: 'Terrorist groups like al-Shabaab offer nothing but death and destruction ... We have to now keep the pressure on' - @ArletteSaenz

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Obama visits Africa, July 2015

President Obama says bombing in Somali capital on Sunday shows more work needs to be done to counter Somali militants - @Reuters

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Mogadishu, Banaadir, Somalia

Update: Ambulance workers says at least 13 killed in Somali hotel blast - @Reuters

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Mogadishu, Banaadir, Somalia

Somalia's National Intelligence and Security Agency confirms 5 civilian casualties, 3 security forces wounded, including 1 foreign security person, in attack near Jazeera Hotel - @HSNQ_NISA

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Mogadishu, Banaadir, Somalia

Somalia Ministry of Internal Security says explosion near Jazeera Hotel caused no death to those inside; area is secured - @MoIS_Somalia

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Mogadishu, Banaadir, Somalia

Al-Shabaab's military spokesman says the group is behind attack on Mogadishu hotel - @Reuters

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Mogadishu, Banaadir, Somalia

Somali police say at least 4 people killed in Mogadishu hotel blast, believe al-Shabaab behind attack - @Reuters

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Somalia

Somalia's army, backed by Ethiopian troops from AMISOM seize Idale, a town near Diinsor city, following a fierce battle with Al Shabaab - @Omaar_nor

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Somalia

Uganda is sending combat helicopters to Somalia battle against al-Qaida-linked al-Shabaab insurgency - @AP

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Al-Shabaab attack on Mogadishu hotels, July 10, 2015

Somalia says 12 Al-Shabaab militants killed in hotel raids - @AFP

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