Algeria: 9 fighters killed this morning in El-Adjiba-Bechloul, Bouira Province following continued CT-operation in the area by the ANP Tunisia: @presidenceTN extended the State of Emergency with another 3 months starting today At least two killed, two others wounded after mortar shells hit residential areas in Wardhigley district in Mogadishu: reports At least 3 people have reportedly been killed after mortar attack. SOMALIA: Several mortar shells have landed near Presidential Palace in Mogadishu just hours after the new President arrived. Somalia: Planes reportedly carrying massive weapons landed at Kismayo airport earlier today, reports that the planes left from EthiopiaSomaliland police arrest Buroa based journalist Abdimalik Oldon in Hargeisa since he visited MogadishuIS claimed they killed "Algerian spy" in North-West AlgeriaGambia welcomes British FM for first time since independence as the country considers rejoining the CommonwealthUS president Trump calls Nigerian leader for the first time, talking about anti-terrorism and new weapon dealUN helicopter kills four militants in the Central African RepublicKenya police seized 18 Million Shillings in cash and 15kg heroin with a sreet value of sh170M seized in Mombasa, they are also arrested five Somali MP and Fashion Designer Muna Kay escaped assassination attempt in Mogadishu on Sutarday. Her driver is in critical condition. At least 8 Somali soldiers, including 2 army commanders, were killed Sunday morning in fight against Al-ShabaabAlgeria: Photos of the arms and ammunition found yesterday in the Adrar Region incl. 2 Grad rockets, SPG-9, RPG rockets, full list PT At least eight soldiers killed in Boko Haram ambush in NE Nigeria: sourcesRussian runner Maria Savinova stripped of Olympic gold; Caster Semenya in line to take titleMali: Unknown gunmen opened fire on two youths from the Daoussahak tribe in the area of Ménaka, 1 dead Fights break out among lawmakers in South Africa's parliament DA, South Africa's main opposition party's MPs voluntarily leave the chamber as ANC MPs hurl insults at themFistfight in South African parliament as guards eject opposition MPs#SONA2017 - EFF's Mbuyiseni Ndlozi bringing forward two points of orders "They do not belong here.." EU to give 'virtually bankrupt' Gambia $340 millionThe elect president, Mohamed Abdullahi Aka Farmaajo cheese in English urged the soldiers to stop firing shots overnightMogadishu: Celebratory demonstrations are taking place in the capital, Mogadishu 2nd night, soldiers with crowd of people are firing shotsPolice in Göttingen, Germany arrested two suspected Jihadist (Algerian, Nigerian) who were preparing to carry out a terror attackHundreds of joyful people have taken streets of Mogadishu and Nairobi to welcome the new president FarmajoMohammed Abdullahi Farmajo elected Somalia's president The incumbent President, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud congratulates the elected president of Somalia Mohamed Abdullahi FarmaajoHassan drops out from the race. Farmajo becomes the 9th president of Somalia

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17 February 2017
Algeria: 9 fighters killed this morning in El-Adjiba-Bechloul, Bouira Province following continued CT-operation in the area by the ANP
IS claimed they killed "Algerian spy" in North-West Algeria
Gambia welcomes British FM for first time since independence as the country considers rejoining the Commonwealth
US president Trump calls Nigerian leader for the first time, talking about anti-terrorism and new weapon deal
UN helicopter kills four militants in the Central African Republic
Kenya police seized 18 Million Shillings in cash and 15kg heroin with a sreet value of sh170M seized in Mombasa, they are also arrested five
Somali MP and Fashion Designer Muna Kay escaped assassination attempt in Mogadishu on Sutarday. Her driver is in critical condition.
Algeria: Photos of the arms and ammunition found yesterday in the Adrar Region incl. 2 Grad rockets, SPG-9, RPG rockets, full list PT
Fights break out among lawmakers in South Africa's parliament
#SONA2017 - EFF's Mbuyiseni Ndlozi bringing forward two points of orders "They do not belong here.."
EU to give 'virtually bankrupt' Gambia $340 million
Police in Göttingen, Germany arrested two suspected Jihadist (Algerian, Nigerian) who were preparing to carry out a terror attack
Hundreds of joyful people have taken streets of Mogadishu and Nairobi to welcome the new president Farmajo
Mohammed Abdullahi Farmajo elected Somalia's president