Gulf Times - Mogadishu
Somalia blast kills at least 10 on minibus

Somalia blast kills at least 10 on minibus

At least 10 people died and 12 were wounded when an explosive device ripped through a minibus outside the Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday, the government said.

Truck bomb kills at least 90 in Mogadishu

Truck bomb kills at least 90 in Mogadishu

At least 90 people were killed when a bomb-laden truck exploded at a busy checkpoint in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday, an international organisation

Mogadishu hotel attack ends with 11 dead

Mogadishu hotel attack ends with 11 dead

An attack on a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu has left 11 people dead, including five militants, a government spokesman said on Wednesday after the siege ended.

12 hurt in Mogadishu attack flown in for medical treatment in Doha

12 hurt in Mogadishu attack flown in for medical treatment in Doha

Qatar on Thursday dispatched an aircraft equipped with medical staff to the Aden Adde International Airport in the Somali capital Mogadishu to transport those injured ...

Five killed in Somalia checkpoint gun battle

Five killed in Somalia checkpoint gun battle

Five people, including three civilians, were killed in a gun battle in Somalia on Monday after Al-Shabaab militants opened fire on a checkpoint in the capital Mogadishu, officials said.

Qatar Airways inaugural flight touches down at gateway to Somalia

Qatar Airways inaugural flight touches down at gateway to Somalia

Qatar Airways flight QR1459,operated by an Airbus A320 aircraft, marked the first flight from Doha to Mogadishu and landed at Aden Adde International Airport on Monday

Amir condoles with Somalia's president

Amir condoles with Somalia's president

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and His Highness the Deputy Amir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani sent on Saturday cables of condolences to Somalia's President ...

Al Shabaab attack on Somali ministry in Mogadishu kills at least 15

Al Shabaab attack on Somali ministry in Mogadishu kills at least 15

Somalia's al Shabaab stormed a government building on Saturday, detonating a suicide car bomb in the heart of the capital Mogadishu with at least 15 people, including an assistant minister ...

Amir condoles with president of Somalia

Amir condoles with president of Somalia

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, and His Highness the Deputy Amir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani sent a cable to President of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo ...

11 dead in Mogadishu mall explosion, police say

11 dead in Mogadishu mall explosion, police say

At least eleven people were killed in a large explosion near a mall in Mogadishu on Monday, a police officer told dpa, as militant group al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack.

Somalia blasts kill seven near presidential palace

Somalia blasts kill seven near presidential palace

Seven people were killed Saturday in a double car bomb attack claimed by the militant Shabaab group near the presidential palace in the Somali capital Mogadishu, police said.

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.