Nine people have been killed in fighting between the military and police backed by intelligence forces in the Somali capital, police say.
The US military claims its airstrikes have killed six al-Shabab militants in southern Somalia.
Somali government forces regain control of a town on the border with Kenya after al-Shabab militants stormed an army base there.
The bomber blew up himself in a restaurant.
A US drone strike near the Somali capital leaves three people killed.
The assailants drove a truck loaded with explosives into the main entrance of a base in Bulogadud.
Somali government confirms that at least 10 civilians were killed during a joint Somali-US raid in Bariire village.
Ten people, including three children, were killed in the US-backed raid in Bariire village.
A senior militant commander who defected to the Somali military urges others to quit the Takfiri terrorist outfit al-Shabab.
The Somali military says senior commander Sheikh Robow defects to the government.
The al-Shabab militant group in Somalia has seized a town in the south of the country after it was abandoned by the military and African Union peacekeepers, residents say.
In their latest attacks, US drones kill more people in Yemen and Somalia.
Al-Shabab claims 39 African Union troops are killed in the group’s ambush attack in Somalia.
The explosion occurred near a police station along the busiest street in Mogadishu on Sunday.
A charity says lack of access to hungry parts of Somalia controlled by militants is threatening the lives of thousands of malnourished children.
A car bomb targeting a police station in Somalia’s Mogadishu kills 7 people.
The office of the mayor of Somalia's capital says a loud explosion has left at least 10 people dead in Mogadishu.
The militant al-Shabab groups attacked a hotel and a restaurant in the Somali capital
A commentator says Washington's latest attack on militants in Somalia is hypocritical and part of its strategy to make profit through bloodshed.
The United States Africa Command says an air strike in southern Somalia has claimed the lives of eight suspected terrorists.
US forces carry out a strike in conjunction with Somali special forces against al-Shabab militants.
At least 14 people, most of them civilians, were killed as soldiers clashed over food aid in drought-ravaged Somalia’s southwestern city of Baidoa.
Militants from the al-Shabab Takfiri group claim to have killed more than 60 soldiers during an intense fighting in Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region.
South Korea’s military reportedly dispatches a naval unit in waters off Somalia after pirates presumably hijacked a fishing vessel.
Somali Pirates have reportedly hijacked an Iranian fishing vessel off the Horn of Africa.
Security sources said militants of al-Shabab Takfiri group were suspected of carrying out the deadly attack.
UNICEF warns of a new famine in Somalia, calling on the international community to extend increased aid.
At least six civilians die when an explosive-laden car explodes near an Italian café in Mogadishu, Somalia.
The regional militant leader and three associates were killed in Bariire village.
Somalia’s minister of public works and reconstruction was killed in Mogadishu in what was apparently an accidental shooting, government and police sources say.
UNICEF said 1.4 million children will be acutely malnourished in Somalia by the end of 2017.
The security officer was sitting in front of his house without his body guards when armed militants shot him to death.
The commander of the US Africa Command cites fight with Somalia’s piracy during a visit by the Pentagon chief.
The roadside bomb blast targeted a military convoy in Galgala.
An aid group warns that Somalia is on the brink of famine as drought levels sound alarming.
Dozens of US troops are deployed to Somalia to allegedly train local forces to fight terrorist groups.
The WHO says the epidemic has left more than 25,000 people sick in drought-hit parts of the Horn of Africa nation.
A Somali government official has been killed in a car bomb explosion in the capital, Mogadishu, officials say.
Police said the bomb exploded near Somalia's Defense Ministry compound in Mogadishu on Sunday.
Suspected Somali pirates attacked and hijacked a vessel off the coast of war-ravaged Yemen, the latest in a string of attacks after several years of silence.
The developments also come as al-Shabab militants have stepped up deadly bombings in the Somali capital since the new president was elected in February.
No group has so far claimed responsibility for the bomb attack.
Pirates seize an Indian cargo ship with 11 crew members off the coast of Somalia.
Kenyan forces kill 31 members of the al-Shabab militant group in neighboring Somalia.
Ten Yemeni crew aboard the boat were dumped on shore, officials said.
The explosion occurred near a hotel on a busy road in Mogadishu on Monday, according to police.
The UN chief says the humanitarian crisis in Somalia has turned into a nightmare.
Somalia's premier says 110 people have died due to starvation in a single region in two days.
Kenyan soldiers under the African Union command kill some 60 al-Shabab militants in southern Somalia.
A statement from the presidency said the declaration was ‘to deal with the humanitarian emergency in all areas affected by the drought.
Somalia's new president Farmajo appoints Hassan Ali Khayre as prime minister.
The casualties were caused after a blast from a car bomb ripped through a market in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
The United Nations (UN)’s former special representative for Somalia warns of the acute threat of famine in Somalia.
The Horn of Africa state is angered at the United Arab Emirates for signing a deal with the breakaway region of Somaliland to build a military base there.
Farmajo was sworn in after outgoing President Mohamud conceded defeat following two rounds of voting.
Al-Shabab militants stage a deadly attack on a hotel in Bosasso, ahead of the election of Somalia's next president by legislators.
The Somali police commander says forces will secure the election scene and the vote will take place "peacefully as planned."
Takfiri al-Shabab terrorists on Friday clashed with Kenyan soldiers at a military base in a remote southwestern region of Somalia.
Gunmen entered a hotel in Somalia’s capital after a car bomb attack at its entrance. A total of 15 people have reportedly been killed.
The explosion came as Kenya said its troops serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia had killed seven al-Shabab militants.
The three, all security forces, were killed in a car bomb attack at a checkpoint near the international airport in Mogadishu.
An election official says 284 members of parliament were sworn in under tight security in Mogadishu.
Six people are killed when a bomb exploded near a military checkpoint in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
The explosion occurred when explosives on a vehicle were detonated by its driver at the Somali capital’s busy sea port.
Troops from Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region killed the militants as they were advancing toward Qandala.
The huge bombing was carried out at a police checkpoint next to a busy vegetable market in Waberi district.
Deadly clashes break out between rival militias in Galkayo, a city divided between two semi-autonomous regions of Somalia.
The al-Qaeda-linked terrorist group has carried out six sophisticated assaults on hotels in the Somali capital, the report says.
Police said the bomb attack was carried out in Bondeere district.
The al-Qaeda-linked militant group says its members stormed the town of Halgan soon after Ethiopian troops pulled out.
The hostages will be flown to the Kenyan capital Nairobi, a Somali government official said.
"Many militants have entered the town. Heavy fighting is taking place," says a police officer.
At least three people are killed when an explosive-laden car rams into a restaurant in the Somali capital of Mogadishu.
US accused of killing 22 Somali troops in a 'misdirected' airstrike in the country’s northern regions.
Security sources say there was a heavy blast caused by a car laden with explosives alongside the industrial road in Mogadishu.
Witnesses say huge clouds of smoke could be seen rising from the site of a blast in Mogadishu, Somalia.
Al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab militants launch a car bomb and gun attack on a beach restaurant near the Turkish embassy in Mogadishu, Somalia.
The local government headquarters in the Somali town of Galkayo comes under an attack by al-Shabab militants.
The UN Security Council is disappointed that elections in Somalia were delayed.
The al-Shabab militants shell residential areas in the southern Somali town of Baidoa.
Al-Qaeda-linked militants have attacked a police base in Somali capital with two car bomb blasts, leaving at least nine people dead.
The fatalities from the blasts are said to include UN peacekeepers and African Union forces.
Al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab militants attack an army base southwest of the Somali capital, killing 10 soldiers.
A German court sentences five men to prison for joining Shabab militants in Somalia.
At least 20 civilians are killed and several others injuries in a roadside bomb attack in Somalia.
Al-Shabab militants in Somalia kill 43 soldiers in an attack on a military base for Ethiopian forces to the north of Mogadishu.
Unidentified armed men kill a female journalist in the Somali capital city of Mogadishu.
Somali security forces kill the head of al-Shabab militant group's intelligence unit.
At least 15 Somali soldiers are killed in a car bomb attack by the al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab militants northeast of the country’s capital.
Three Somali civilians are killed in a shootout by al-Shabab militants in the country’s capital of Mogadishu.
The African Union (AU)’s peacekeeping mission in Somalia (AMISOM) apologizes for mistakenly killing four civilians in the country.