Gulf Times - Somalia
At least 8 Somali soldiers killed in attack on army base

At least 8 Somali soldiers killed in attack on army base

At least eight Somali soldiers were killed when the Al-Shabaab group overran their military camp on the outskirts of the town of Kismayo early Saturday, military officials and local elders said.

QFBA hosts diplomatic delegation from Somalia

QFBA hosts diplomatic delegation from Somalia

The Qatar Finance and Business Academy (QFBA) recently hosted, in co-ordination with Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a high-level diplomatic delegation from Somalia.

Qatar Charity provided clean water to 1mn people in Somalia last year

Qatar Charity provided clean water to 1mn people in Somalia last year

Qatar Charity implemented 421 water projects in Somalia, benefiting more than 1mn drought-affected people in the country.

Qatar Charity joins NGO alliance in Somalia

Qatar Charity joins NGO alliance in Somalia

Qatar Charity (QC) has joined the NGO Alliance in Somalia and participated in the recent coalition meeting held in the capital Mogadishu in the presence of the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management of Somalia

Al Shabaab bomber executed in Somalia

Al Shabaab bomber executed in Somalia

The mastermind of militant car bombs that killed 26 people and injured nearly 40 others in Mogadishu in 2017 was executed in Somalia on Monday, the prosecutor of the military court said.

US military says strike kills nine militants in Somalia

US military says strike kills nine militants in Somalia

The US military said it killed nine militants in an air strike targeting al Shabaab in Lebede, Somalia, as part of its operations to support the government's efforts to weaken the militant group.

Death toll from Somalia hotel attack rises to 39

Death toll from Somalia hotel attack rises to 39

The number of people killed when suicide bombers and gunmen struck a popular hotel in Somalia's capital has risen to 39 from the initial 22, police said on Saturday.

Gas-laden truck set afire, three stabbed, one dead in Australia terror attack

Gas-laden truck set afire, three stabbed, one dead in Australia terror attack

A Somali-born man set fire to a pickup truck laden with gas cylinders in the centre of the Australian city of Melbourne on Friday and stabbed three people, killing one, before he was shot by police in a rampage they called an act of terrorism.

Suicide car bombers kill at least 17 in Somalia

Suicide car bombers kill at least 17 in Somalia

Suicide attackers set off two car bombs at a hotel near the headquarters of Somalia's Criminal Investigations Department in Mogadishu on Friday, killing at least 17 people, police said.

Qatar reaffirms its commitment to support Somalia

Qatar reaffirms its commitment to support Somalia

Qatar has stressed that it will continue to be a key supporter of Somalia and will spare no effort in providing the necessary assistance to the country, noting that it has provided aid to the Somali federal government in several areas.

60 al Shabaab militants killed in Somalia air strike: US military

60 al Shabaab militants killed in Somalia air strike: US military

A recent US air strike in Somalia killed about 60 al Shabaab militants in the largest strike against the group in nearly a year, the US military said on Tuesday.

Somalia executes perpetrator on anniversary of deadliest attack

Somalia executes perpetrator on anniversary of deadliest attack

Somalia on Sunday executed by firing squad a man linked to one of the country's deadliest ever attacks, one year after the tragedy which left over 500 dead, a court statement and police sources said.