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Danish court cuts brothers` sentence for training with al Shabab

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 00:01

A Danish court on Monday cut a prison sentence given to two Danish brothers of Somali origin convicted for attending a training camp run by Somalia`s Islamist Shabab rebels.

`Kenya not to pull out troops from Somalia`

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 10:32

The latest reaction came after a section of Kenyans, including the opposition, urged the government to withdraw troops from Somalia to prevent future terrorist attacks in the country.

Al-Shabab attacks hit Kenya`s tourism, health crisis looming over Mpeketoni

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 16:15

As al-Shabab militants attacked the coastal town of Mpeketoni killing dozens within two days, Kenya has witnessed the highest death toll since Nairobi`s Westgate shopping mall was raided by the terror group last year killing 68.

After al-Shabab attacks, women kidnapped near Kenya`s Mpeketoni

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 18:16

Having killed over 60 people within two days near the coastal town of Mpeketoni, Somali terror outfit al-Shabab continued to unleash terror as 12 women were reportedly kidnapped on Tuesday.

Malaysia investigates suspected Somali militant activity

Last Updated: Friday, May 09, 2014, 14:56

Malaysian police are investigating whether al Qaeda linked Somali rebels were seeking to set up a base in the Southeast Asian country after a suspected insurgent was arrested, a source with knowledge of the investigation said Friday.

4 dead: Car bomb blast at Nairobi police station

Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 02:28

Police in Nairobi say four people have died after a car bomb blast just outside a police station in central Nairobi.

Nairobi terror attack: Names of two other mall terrorists revealed

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 02:28

A senior security official in Kenya disclosed for the first time what authorities believe are the names of two previously unidentified gunmen who carried out the attack on a Nairobi mall.

Kenya mall attackers believed to be dead: FBI

Last Updated: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 23:18

The gunmen who attacked an upscale mall in Kenya`s capital, killing at least 67 people, likely died in the attack, an FBI official has said.

Grenade hurled into Kenya restaurant, 10 hurt

Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 11:33

Unidentified gunmen lobbed a grenade into a restaurant in a key resort town of Kenya, injuring 10 people, reports said.

Eight, including five policemen, killed in Kenya attack

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 02:26

A government official says unknown gunmen killed eight people, including five policemen, in an ambush in eastern Kenya.

Suicide blast in central Somalia kills 15

Last Updated: Saturday, October 19, 2013, 18:29

At least 15 people died on Saturday in a suicide attack in a restaurant in the central Somali town of Beledweyne claimed by the Shebab, a local police chief said.

Why did US Navy SEALs raid on al Shabab leader fail?

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 09:47

Revealing the identity of the al Shabab leader on target of US Navy SEALs, the Pentagon has admitted that the US special forces failed to nab him, the Pentagon Press Secretary, George Little, said.