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Somali Civil War

4 civilians killed by Islamist al-Shabaab militants in attack in Somali capital, says official - Reuters

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Explosions in Mogadishu, Somalia, April 11, 2016

Update: 5 dead after Al Shabaab detonates suicide bomb in Mogadishu, Somalia - BBC News

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Explosions in Mogadishu, Somalia, April 11, 2016

Islamist group Al Shabaab claims responsibility for Mogadishu blast; officials say 3 civilians dead, 5 wounded - Reuters

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Somali Civil War

African Union peacekeepers and Somali government troops kill several senior figures in al Shabaab militant group in Somalia in last few days, peacekeeping mission says - Reuters

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Somali Civil War

Editor's note: Reuters notes that the drone strike in Somalia against al Shabaab senior leader Hassan Ali Dhoore comes weeks after the US targeted an al Shabaab training camp in Somalia that killed more than 150 fighters. The group is linked to al-Qaida. - Tom

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Somali Civil War

US officials: Drone strike in Somalia has killed a leader of the al-Shabab group linked to 2 Mogadishu attacks - AP

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Somali Civil War

US military conducts strike in Somalia against al-Qaida-linked Al Shabaab, official tells @Reuters

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Somali Civil War

Unidentified fighter jets bombed Al Shabab military base in Somalia's Lower Jubba region; casualties unknown - @HussienM12

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Somali Civil War

al-Shabab commander makes public appearance to deny claims that he and another leader were killed in US air strikes last week in Somalia - Al Jazeera

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Somali Civil War

US defense officials confirm special operations forces participated in military raid in southern Somalia overnight; confirmation follows al-Shabaab claim it fended off raid - NBC News

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Somali Civil War

Al-Shabab says its fighters foiled an attack by foreign forces on Awdhegle town in southern Somalia overnight and they retreated with casualties - AP

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Somali Civil War

11 militants killed as helicopter gunships strike Al Shabaab training camp in Awdhegle, Somalia - @Omaar_nor

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Somali Civil War

Al Shabaab spokesman says 'the Americans are dreaming' after US claims that a raid killed 150 fighters - Al Jazeera

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Somali Civil War

Somalia's Al Shabaab confirm US bombing raid on area it controls, say US casualty figure of more than 150 exaggerated - Reuters

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Somali Civil War

More: Pentagon says intelligence indicated al Shabaab fighters killed in strike north of Mogadishu over weekend were preparing 'large scale attack' - Reuters

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United States Department of Defense

Pentagon: More than 150 fighters believed killed in US drone strike against al Shabaab training camp in Somalia - Reuters

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Mogadishu hotel attack, Feb. 26, 2016

Somalia official: A suicide bomber rammed his car into a Mogadishu hotel's entrance and blew it up, allowing gunmen to fight their way past guards - AP

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Somali Civil War

Somali police: 9 civilians, 5 Islamic extremists killed in attack on hotel in Mogadishu - AP

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Mogadishu hotel attack, Feb. 26, 2016

Somali Islamist group al-Shabab tells BBC its fighters have stormed a Mogadishu hotel; explosions heard - BBC

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Somalia

Al Shabaab launches mortars at presidential palace, killing 3 and wounding children in Mogadishu, Somalia - Al Jazeera

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