Somalia’s rebel group, al-Shabab, has denied claims by Kenyan authorities that more than 100 of their fighters, who allegedly masterminded an attack on a bus in northern Kenya, were killed by Kenyan forces.
UNHCR seeks to reassure refugees in Kenya facing food shortages
The UN refugee agency has sought to allay the concerns of hundreds of thousands of refugees facing food ration cuts in northern Kenya and stressed that these are not linked to the repatriation of Somalis.
Somali forces foil al-Shabaab's plans in Mogadishu
Somali security forces have been conducting 24-hour operations in Mogadishu since early November, thwarting at least 20 attacks and arresting dozens of al-Shabaab leaders and more than 20 al-Shabaab fighters, according to the Ministry of National Security.
Canada Working with International Community to Support Somalia
Ted Opitz, Member of Parliament for Etobicoke Centre, highlighted Canada’s ongoing efforts to stabilize Somalia during the Ministerial High Level Partnership Forum, which took place on November 19 and 20, 2014, in Copenhagen, Denmark.