Browsing Category


Toll from bombing in central Nigeria rises to 40: govt

The death toll from a bomb blast that struck a group of herders in central Nigeria has risen to 40 from 27, the local government said Thursday. "We now have approximately 40 people that were killed" by the explosion on Wednesday in Rukubi,…

US Kills Key ISIS Operative in Somalia Raid

Somalia flag The United States killed a key Islamic State (IS, ISIS) operative during a nighttime assault in northern Somalia, a senior administration official said. “Last night, on orders from the president , the

US forces kill key ISIS leader in Somalia

U.S. forces have killed a key ISIS figure in Somalia who was involved in helping to grow the organization in parts of the world like Afghanistan and Africa.  Senior administration officials said the U.S. military conducted an…