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  • 2:00:52 Taking Back Somalia

    Taking Back Somalia

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    African Union and Somali troops forced Al-Shabaab militants out of Barawe, the last stronghold in Somalia. Please Subscribe To Our Channel: Website Like . African Union and Somali troops forced Al-Shabaab militants out of Barawe, the last stronghold in So

  • 00:50 At Least 18 Killed In Somalia Bombings

    At Least 18 Killed In Somalia Bombings

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    At least 18 people were killed in Somalia on Saturday in two bomb attacks carried out by suspected al-Shabaab militants in the south of the country and the capital Mogadishu.

  • 02:02 Somalia Unrest: Al-Shabaab Militants Take Towns

    Somalia Unrest: Al-Shabaab Militants Take Towns

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    In Somalia, Al Shabaab has reportedly taken control of a third town - apparently after African Union forces withdrew. The militants have been retaking towns in south-western Somalia since Friday. AMISOM forces withdrew from Buqda town late on Saturday - l

  • 01:43 Egypt Making Gains Against Militants

    Egypt Making Gains Against Militants

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    Since the biggest military operation ever in the Sinai - coordinated between police and the army- started more than two weeks ago, the security services have claimed several victories.

  • 02:12 ISIL Insurgency Greatly Affecting Egyptian Economy

    ISIL Insurgency Greatly Affecting Egyptian Economy

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    Terrorist acts by ISIL and other militant groups have in one way or the other had an effect on millions in Egypt. Despite security forces achievements against the militants, many Egyptians live in constant fear of attack, driving investors and tourists aw

  • 01:04 Militants Attack Maiduguri In N. Nigeria

    Militants Attack Maiduguri In N. Nigeria

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    About 20 people have been killed and 90 wounded in a bomb blast at a mosque in the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri. The blast comes just a day after the army fought Boko Haram militants in the west of the city. Now, Maiduguri is the capital of Borno s

  • 02:28 Somali Militants Claim To Have Killed Dozens Of Amisom Troops

    Somali Militants Claim To Have Killed Dozens Of Amisom Troops

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    Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Shabaab militants are claiming to have killed dozens of African Union peacekeepers in a dawn raid on their base in southwestern Somalia. Somali military officials say fighting is continuing inside the base. The base is situated in the t

  • 01:22 WFP Denies It's Supplying Food To Somali Militants

    WFP Denies It's Supplying Food To Somali Militants

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    The UN's food agency has dismissed claims that it's been ferrying food to Somali militants Al Shabab. Kenyan officials detained three trucks belonging to the World Food Programme earlier this week. They claim the aid was headed into the militants' hands.

  • 01:33 Up To 76 Boko Haram Militants Surrender To Nigerian Army Due To Starvation

    Up To 76 Boko Haram Militants Surrender To Nigerian Army Due To Starvation

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    It appears there's a new weapon in the fight against Boko Haram militants. Authorities have managed to cut off some fighters from their supply routes - and the militants are slowly starving. That's reportedly prompted some of them - to surrender. CCTV's K

  • 02:59 Libya's Unity Government Forces Trying To Retake Sirte

    Libya's Unity Government Forces Trying To Retake Sirte

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    Forces loyal to Libya's unity government have been pushing against ISIL militants outside the city of Sirte. Armed forces have for days now been trying to retake the city. And Libya says it's forces are making progress. That's despite a report by the Unit

  • 01:30 Somalia Militants Attack Civilian Homes As Muslims Observe Ramadan

    Somalia Militants Attack Civilian Homes As Muslims Observe Ramadan

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    Barrages of mortar attacks have claimed several lives in southwestern Somalia. The militant group Al-Shabaab has stepped up its attacks across Somalia as Muslims continue to observe the holy month of Ramadan.

  • 00:35 Boko Haram Militants Kill At Least 10, Abduct 13 Near Chibok

    Boko Haram Militants Kill At Least 10, Abduct 13 Near Chibok

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    In Nigeria, Boko Haram militants have reportedly killed at least 10 people and abducted 13 others in a raid on a village near the north-eastern town of Chibok. Locals say armed men on motorcycles invaded Kubrrivu at dawn on Saturday, attacking residents a

  • 01:17 Pro-Libyan Government Forces Still Face Resistance From ISIL Militants

    Pro-Libyan Government Forces Still Face Resistance From ISIL Militants

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    Forces loyal to Libya's Government of National Accord are reportedly closing in on the last group of ISIL fighters in the coastal city of Sirte. They have managed to drive the militants out of a fortified school in a district ISIL has fiercely defended fo

  • 02:00 Fighting ISIL In Tunisia: Opposition MPs Call For Stronger Anti-terrorism Measures

    Fighting ISIL In Tunisia: Opposition MPs Call For Stronger Anti-terrorism Measures

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    Extremists in Tunisia have sparked mass dissent. Some members of Tunisia's opposition are calling for mass demonstration to protest the weekend killing of Khalifa Soltani by militant group ISIL. Soltani's brother, a shepherd, was beheaded last year, alleg

  • 04:53 U.S. Claims Air Strike In Somalia Kills 100 Militants

    U.S. Claims Air Strike In Somalia Kills 100 Militants

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    The U.S. military has carried out an air strike targeting an al-Shabaab camp. According to a statement released by U.S. Africa Command, the mission took place just over 200 kilometres north-west of the capital, Mogadishu. The U.S. claims to have killed mo

  • 02:24 Somali Government Forces Kill Scores Of Militants In Hiiran Region

    Somali Government Forces Kill Scores Of Militants In Hiiran Region

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    Somalia's army claims to have killed scores of militants in an operation in central Hiiran region. Government forces seized the town of Moqokori last week after pushing out jihadists. The militants have staged attacks on the town numerous times in the pas