Somalis

More than 40 refugees dead in attack on boat off Yemen

More than 40 people including women and children have been shot dead aboard a boat carrying Somali refugees in the Red Sea off war-torn Yemen, officials said on Friday.

Mar 17, 2017, 22:43 PM IST

Over 120 Somalis evacuated from Yemen

The International Organisation for Migration have evacuated 127 Somalis fleeing the conflict in Yemen, including women and children, the IOM said on Friday.

Nov 12, 2016, 03:17 AM IST

Somalis in Maine strike back after Donald Trump's comments at rally

Donald Trump's characterization of Somalis as dangerous and a drag on resources could undo years of work that they have done to establish themselves in the country.

Aug 06, 2016, 03:01 AM IST

Kenyan police nab 24 illegal Somalis after university attack

 Kenyan police said on Tuesday they have arrested 24 suspects of Somali origin who were in the country illegally.

Apr 07, 2015, 19:56 PM IST

Four Somalis charged over Kenya `light bulb` airport attack

Four Somali men appeared in court on Monday to face charges of an alleged attack on a cafe in Nairobi`s airport, which police had initially dismissed as an exploding light bulb.

Feb 03, 2014, 21:53 PM IST

Six Somalis shot dead by Kenyan soldier

A Kenyan soldier reportedly shot dead six Somali civilians and injured two others in an incident of “deliberate killing”.

Sep 24, 2012, 23:45 PM IST

Three Somalis charged by US in yacht murder

Three Somali men have been
charged with kidnapping, hostage-taking and murder of four US citizens.

Jul 09, 2011, 15:24 PM IST

Around 50 Somalis drown off Yemen coast

The boat carrying 49 Somali migrants capsized during a wind storm.

Feb 24, 2011, 16:26 PM IST

Blackwater founder trains Somalis: Report

Erik Prince has taken on a new role in helping to train troops in Somalia.

Jan 21, 2011, 09:41 AM IST

Dutch free 5 of 12 Somalis suspected of terrorism

The 12 men were detained on suspicion of planning a terrorist attack.

Dec 27, 2010, 09:56 AM IST

Dutch police arrest Somalis over terrorism plot

The Netherlands is seen as a potential target for militants over Afghan role.

Dec 26, 2010, 10:02 AM IST

At least 20 Somalis die in violence in capital

Atleast 20 civilians have been killed in three days of sporadic fighting
in Somalia`s capital.

May 23, 2010, 23:25 PM IST

15 Somalis dead as Islamist attacks spark fighting

A medical worker says the
heaviest fighting in months has killed at least 15 civilians
in Somalia`s capital.

Jan 29, 2010, 19:42 PM IST

One million Somalis left without food: WFP

Citing rising threats and attacks on humanitarian operations, the UN World Food Program has suspended its aid operations in southern Somalia leaving
millions of people without aid.

Jan 06, 2010, 09:51 AM IST

At least 10 Somalis drown on way to Yemen

At least 10 Somalis drowned in the Gulf of Aden as they were trying to make their way to Yemen in two separate boats, and six others are still missing, the UN said.

Sep 01, 2009, 09:33 AM IST