A Somali police officer says a car bomb detonated by remote control has killed one person and wounded two others in Somalia's capital.
A high-ranking Somali official told the United Nations Security Council on Thursday that her government does not want the African Union military mission in Somalia (Amisom) to be given a maritime component.
The Security Council today discussed a revised United Nations presence in Somalia to support recent political gains and to address the urgent ongoing humanitarian and human rights situations.
Somalia’s Alqaida wing, The Alshabab has launched a night raid in Baidoa of south-west Somalia.
Weapons still being bought and sold illegally in the Somali capital, despite government efforts to close down the trade.