Al-Shabab militants kill 28 in Kenya bus: Police
Al-Shabab militants kill 28 in Kenya bus: Police

Al-Shabab militants from Somalia hijacked a bus in Kenya's north and killed 28 non-Muslims on board after they had been singled out from the rest of the passengers, police officials said on Saturday.

US recognises Somali government

The US has officially recognised the Somali government in Mogadishu after more than two decades.

Fighting in Somali capital continues after 23 die

Islamist insurgents and government forces battled for a second day in the Somali capital after medical officials on Thursday said 23 people had already been killed.