Somalia

Aktuelle Einsätze


EUTM

EU Military Mission to Contribute to the Training of Somali Security Forces (EU)
Beginn: 05/10

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AMISOM

African Union Mission in Somalia (Sonstige)
Beginn: 01/07

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UNSOM

United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UN-Peacebuilding)
Beginn: 06/13

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EUCAP Somalia

EU Maritime Capacity Building Mission (EU)

vormals EUCAP Nestor

Beginn: 07/12 bzw. 03/17 (launch EUCAP Somalia)

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EU extends EUTM Somalia and EUCAP Somalia (15.12.2016)

The European Union announced on 12 December that the two training and security missions concerning Somalia will be extended until 31 December 2018.

Terrorism 'will not stop the momentum,' says UN envoy, condemning attack in Mogadishu (11.12.2016)

Condemning – in the strongest possible terms – a terrorist attack outside the seaport in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (SRSG) for the country said that the bloody act will not stop the momentum of the electoral process.

African Union receives additional financial support from China for AMISOM (28.11.2016)

[…] China donated the same amount (USD1.2 million) in 2015, in addition to several other donations in kind for the AU troops in Somalia.

Obama expands war with Al Qaeda to include Shabab in Somalia (27.11.2016)

The escalating American military engagement in Somalia has led the Obama administration to expand the legal scope of the war against Al Qaeda, a move that will strengthen President-elect Donald J. Trump’s authority to combat thousands of Islamist fighters in the chaotic Horn of Africa nation.

Al Shabaab fires mortars at AMISOM's Leego base (24.11.2016)

Al Shabaab fighters have fired at least eight mortar rounds at a large military belonging to the African Union mission in Somalia known as (AMISOM) in Lower Shabelle region on Wednesday night.

4,000 troops needed by AU force to fail Al Shabaab in Somalia (23.11.2016)

[…] While the United Nations Support Office in Somalia (UNSOS) has revealed that funds are available to support additional 4,000 troops, there have not been any volunteers since the decision was taken two months ago.

Kenyan troops to exit Somalia in 2018 (21.11.2016)

Kenyan troops alongside the other Amisom soldiers are set to start exiting Somalia in 2018. According to Francisco Caetano, the Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for Somalia Ambassador, the troops will leave the nation and be replaced by over 20,000 trained...