Somalian rebels pull out of Kismayo bastion

Somalia`s al Shabaab militants have withdrawn from the southern port city of Kismayo overnight, the group and residents said, a day after African union forces attacked the militants` last bastion.

Kenyan troops storm last Somali rebel stronghold

In a significant development, African Union (AU) forces on Friday took control of parts of Kismayo, the last major Islamist militant bastion in southern Somalia.