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Explosions rock 2 Somalia cities as 4 killed in Baidoa

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Explosions rocked two of Somalia's largest cities on Saturday as officials said a suicide car bomber detonated near the port...

Explosions rock 2 Somalia cities as 4 killed in Baidoa

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Explosions rocked two of Somalia's largest cities on Saturday as officials said a suicide car bomber detonated near the port...

Police say suicide car bomber explodes near Mogadishu’s port

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Police in Somalia’s capital say a suicide bomber has detonated an explosives-laden vehicle near the port in Mogadishu as thick...

Mortar shells hit after Somalia celebrates reopened stadium

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - At least three mortar blasts sent sports fans in Somalia ducking for cover Tuesday evening, hours after the Mogadishu Stadium...

Extremist group al-Shabab sets up COVID-19 center in Somalia

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - The al-Qaida-linked extremist group in Somalia has unveiled a COVID-19 isolation and care facility, a sign that the group is...

Bigotry mars return of Italy hostage who converted to Islam

ROME (AP) - A right-wing lawmaker in Italy was reprimanded Wednesday after he called a young Italian woman who converted to Islam while being...

Extremists see global chaos from virus as an opportunity

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Both the Islamic State group and al-Qaida see the coronavirus as a threat, but some of their fighters also see the...

Extremists see global chaos from virus as an opportunity

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Both the Islamic State group and al-Qaida see the coronavirus as a threat, but some of their fighters also see the...

In Somalia, coronavirus goes from fairy tale to nightmare

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - At first, the coronavirus was just a fairy tale, a rumor along the dusty lanes of the displaced persons’ camp...

Trump, Kenyan leader talk positive about US-Kenya trade deal

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta sounded positive notes Thursday about a future trade deal between their countries. Trump...