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Aweys Yusuf

Aweys Yusuf

    Somali Islamists plot more hit-and-run raids
    Somali Islamists plot more hit-and-run raids
    Somalia's Islamist insurgents vowed on Thursday to launch more hit-and-run attacks against the government, saying their tactics were designed to...
    Islamists behead three soldiers in Somalia
    Islamists behead three soldiers in Somalia
    Islamist insurgents cut off the heads of three Somali soldiers south of the capital on Thursday and the United Nations special envoy said he would...
    Somali gunmen kidnap two Libyan diplomats
    Somali gunmen kidnap two Libyan diplomats
    Somali gunmen kidnapped two Libyan diplomats in Mogadishu's busy Bakara market on Saturday, a driver for the two men said.
    Troops hunt insurgents in emptying Somali capital
    Troops hunt insurgents in emptying Somali capital
    Somali and Ethiopian troops shut down Mogadishu's main market in a search for Islamist insurgents on Sunday after fighting that has killed at least...
    Corpses litter Mogadishu after overnight battle
    Corpses litter Mogadishu after overnight battle
    Corpses were scattered on Mogadishu streets on Friday after overnight fighting between Somali insurgents and Ethiopian troops that killed 12...
    Little relief in Ramadan for war-weary Mogadishu
    Little relief in Ramadan for war-weary Mogadishu
    Gun battles in Mogadishu killed at least six people early on Friday and residents said they feared Ramadan would bring no let up in a months-long...
    Somali govt dismisses 'terrorist' alliance
    Somali govt dismisses 'terrorist' alliance
    Somalia's government on Thursday said a new opposition movement vowing war on Ethiopian troops in the Horn of Africa nation was a "terrorist...