Egypt condemns terrorist bombing at popular market in Somalia’s Mogadishu

Wed, 07 Feb 2024 - 09:33 GMT

Egypt has condemned the deadly terrorist bombing carried out at a popular market in the Somali capital of Mogadishu.

Somali President Hassan Sheikh thanks Egypt for support his country

Tue, 09 Jan 2024 - 07:41 GMT

Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud expressed his sincere appreciation and thanks to the Egyptian leadership for its full support for Somalia.

Egypt sends 240 tons of aid to Somalia amid years-long drought

Sat, 31 Dec 2022 - 11:14 GMT

The shipment came within the framework of the special Egyptian-Somali relations and the Egyptian political leadership’s keenness to support the Somali government and people in the face of the drought that Somalia has suffered from for years, the statement said.

Egypt condemns deadly terrorist attack on hotel in Somalia’s Mogadishu

Sat, 20 Aug 2022 - 05:23 GMT

In a statement, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said people and government of Egypt extend their sincere condolences to the sisterly Somalia and the relatives of the victims, wishing the injured a speedy recovery.

Assistant FM: Egypt supports efforts to rebuilt Somali state institutions

Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 01:48 GMT

Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs for African Affairs, Ambassador Sherif Essa affirmed Egypt’s support for efforts to rebuild Somali state institutions.

Azhar slams terror blast near int'l airport in Mogadishu

Tue, 23 Jul 2019 - 09:00 GMT

Al-Azhar decried on Monday a terror attack on a checkpoint near Aden Adde International Airport in Mogadishu.

Egypt condemns terrorist attack in Somali's Mogadishu

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 - 09:55 GMT

The attack targeted a security checkpoint in front of the Somali Parliament and the main road to the airport.

US air strike kills 13 ISIS fighters in Somalia

Fri, 10 May 2019 - 09:47 GMT

A US air strike killed 13 ISIS fighters in Somalia’s semi-autonomous Puntland region on Wednesday, the US military said, days after another strike killed three.

Azhar condemns terrorist attack in Mogadishu

Sun, 24 Mar 2019 - 09:30 GMT

Azhar Institute condemned a terrorist attack by militants who stormed Somali government offices in Mogadishu Saturday after setting off a car bomb, leaving at least 10 people were killed.

Battle rages in Mogadishu as hotel attack death toll nears 30

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 - 10:25 GMT

The attack - the latest in a series of high-profile assaults in East Africa by al Shabaab - came after U.S. forces in Somalia stepped up air strikes against the Islamist group.

Huge blast jolts Mogadishu

Mon, 04 Feb 2019 - 09:17 GMT

A huge blast rocked the heart of the Somali capital Mogadishu on Monday and clouds of smoke could be seen rising in the sky.

Al Shabaab bomber executed in Somalia

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 - 08:41 GMT

The mastermind of militant car bombs that killed 26 people and injured nearly 40 others in Mogadishu in 2017 was executed in Somalia on Monday, the prosecutor of the military court said.

Two car bombs explode in Somali capital, one dies

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 - 10:10 GMT

One person died and another was injured in two car bombs that exploded in the heart of the Somali capital on Saturday.

Suicide car bomb rams Somali military base - police

Fri, 02 Mar 2018 - 08:43 GMT

A suicide car bomb rammed into a Somali military base about 30 km northwest of the capital Mogadishu on Friday morning, the group and a police official said.

Egypt's Arab League chief, Al-Azhar condemn Mogadishu terrorist attack

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 - 12:59 GMT

Abul Gheit and Al-Azhar Grand Imam condemned Friday terrorist attack that was launched by al Shabab group, leaving 45 Somali people dead

Death toll from Somalia blasts rises to 45: government official

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 - 12:52 GMT

The death toll from twin car bomb blasts in the Somali capital late on Friday has risen to 45 from the initially reported 18.

Report finds 512 died in deadliest Somalia bombing

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 12:33 GMT

As many as 512 died in an October truck bombing in the Somali capital Mogadishu, an emergency committee investigating the terrorist atrocity has found.

Police end militant siege of hotel in Mogadishu

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 - 09:00 GMT

Somali police on Sunday ended an Islamist militant siege of a hotel in the capital, The Voice of America reported.

In Mogadishu, truck bomb and gunmen kill at least 23 in hotel attack

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 - 08:59 GMT

A truck bomb detonated outside a hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia’s capital, minutes before gunmen on foot stormed the building on Saturday afternoon,.

Egypt's mufti denounces Somalia terror attacks

Sat, 28 Oct 2017 - 11:00 GMT

Egypt's Mufti Shawky Allam deplored on Saturday the terror attacks that targeted Somali capital Mogadishu where a number of people were killed and injured.