Army officers stage mutiny at key base in Somalia’s capital 

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - Dozens of Somali army officers staged mutiny at Jaalle Siyaad Military Academy in the capital Mogadishu on Sunday, citing instructions from...

Somalia’s president slides country back to civil war era, says MP 

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - Somalia’s President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has plunged the country into chaos similar to the one experienced in 1991, when the civil...

Israeli jets strike Houthi targets in Yemen after Tel Aviv attack 

Israeli fighter jets struck Houthi military targets near Yemen's Hodeidah port on Saturday, killing at least three people and wounding 87, a day after a drone...

AU peacekeepers behead two civilians in south Somalia, triggering protests 

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - Ugandan African Union peacekeepers have beheaded two civilians and injured another in the town of Bulo Mareer in south Somalia’s Lower...

Somalia anti-money laundering committee slaps sanctions on top Al-Shabaab leaders

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - Somalia’s anti-money laundering committee on Thursday slapped new sanctions on 8 Al-Shabaab officials, including the deputy leader of the Al-Qaeda-aligned insurgency,...

Ware sides with IGAD secretary amid dispute with Somalia 

Tensions have reached a boiling point over the recent dismissal of the head of the IGAD Climate Prediction & Applications Centre (ICPAC). The decision,...

Somalia PM asked to quit as looting of illegally smuggled weapons sparks alarm 

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - A group of Somali MPs held a press conference in the capital Mogadishu on Wednesday, asking Prime Minister Hamza Abdi Barre...

Galmudug leader rushes to Mogadishu, briefs US embassy about weapons looted in central Somalia 

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - President Qoorqoor of Galmudug made an urgent visit to Mogadishu to brief officials at the US Embassy on a significant arms...

Somalia’s govt appeals for return of weapons looted by clan militias 

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - A convoy transporting illegal weapons seized from traders and under government escort was ambushed, resulting in the loss of some arms...

Ethiopia-Somalia arms deal in shambles: Clan militias seize $4M in weapons 

MOGADISHU (Somaliguardian) - Clan militias intercepted and looted a significant cache of weapons intended for the Somali government, local media reported on Monday. The...

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