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US military investigators Sunday returned to Niger ambush site, retraced ambush, interviewed locals, "to gather information and determine the facts;" vow to continue "until we are satisfied that we have learned everything."
Cameroon separatist attacks kill four security forces: government
Djibouti is planning to send troops to Somalia following federal government's plea for support to fight against Alshabaab.
Fierce fighting between SNA forces and Al Shabab militants ongoing outside Bal'ad district, residents say
Somaliland to shut down Internet networks across the state for its presidential elections on 13th November
Nigerian police kill one, arrest two suspects in British kidnapping
A number of al-Shabaab militants were killed in a U.S. military air-strike in the Bay Region of Somalia, about 100 miles west of the capital, Mogadishu in Somalia
International Criminal Court judges approve full probe into alleged Burundi crimes against humanity
The group are also planning two separate attacks, the potential target locations are hotels and popular areas in Mogadishu, timing remains unknown – source
Security forces have reportedly apprehended two planted vehicles while two others (thought to be trucks) are still missing: sources
Al Shabab militants are planning to conduct a massive attack against Mogadishu airport by using AU vehicles, uniforms or possibly ID cards. Most of Somali workers were sent back to their homes – report
Sound of a large explosion heard in Mogadishu – report
Loud explosion heard around the Industrial road near the defense ministry compound in the Somali capital, Mogadishu
AU to reduce troops in Somalia by 1,000 this year.
Cameroon security officials killed by English-speaking separatists
Tunisia: Suspected vehicular attack by a woman who rammed security barriers and wounded two policemen in downtown Tunis, the woman arrested
Six Tanzanian schoolchildren killed in explosion
Egypt President Sisi says will not seek third term, says vote to be held in March or April 2018
Middle East 'cannot support any more turmoil,' Egyptian president says
King Mohammed VI: We are committed to developing the regions and supporting development projects in the desert
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Nasa vows to continue with economic boycott
Police officers residential quarters at Kasarani Police station is burning. Cause of fire not known.
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe sacks his vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa, says Information Minister Simon Khaya Moyo.
Liberia Supreme Court indefinitely delays presidential runoff
Mali: Malian army vehicle struck by IED at the entrance to the camp in Soumpi, 1 dead and 3 wounded
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Libya- photos from @thelibyatimes purportedly showing GPS-guided 155mm shell fired at Warshefana, SW of Tripoli
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Libya- LAF airstrikes targeted the "last militant stronghold" in Sidi Khalifah, central Benghazi
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Libya- 5 people wounded in failed assassination attempt of GNA's MoI undersecretary in Sidi Khalifa, northern suburb of Benghazi
Africom also recently said 400 US troops in Somalia, up from about 40 earlier this year
Fraud probe to delay Liberia election run-off: election commission