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EUCAP Somalia

EU Capacity Building Mission in Somalia (EU)

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Beginn: 03/17

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

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

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

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72 Al Shabaan militias killed in Amisom raids (28.07.2015)

The Amisom and Somalia National Army troops have captured 22 towns and villages from al Shabaab and killed 72 insurgent fighters in eight days. Amisom spokesperson Lt Col Paul Njuguna said they were on Operation Juba Corridor.

Al Shabaab urges Muslim in the region to rise up (28.07.2015)

The leader of Somali armed group Al-Shabaab has urged Muslims in east-Africa region to rise up in arms and participate in Jihad. Sheikh Ahmed Omar Abu-Ubeyda has urged people to join the group training camps in Somalia.

Security Council authorizes ongoing AU deployment, extends UN assistance mission (28.07.2015)

The Security Council today authorized the Member States of the African Union to maintain the deployment of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) for an additional 10 months, until 30 May 2016. … The Council also extended the mandate of the UN Special Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM)...

Somali, AU troops capture key Shebab stronghold (22.07.2015)

Somali government troops backed by African Union forces on Wednesday captured the Shebab stronghold of Bardhere, one of the last key bases of the Al-Qaeda-affiliated Islamists, officials said.

Full-fledged UN peacekeeping mission would be ‘high-risk undertaking,’ Security Council told (16.07.2015)

A United Nations peacekeeping mission in Somalia would be a “high-risk undertaking,” considering the threats posed by Al-Shabaab militants and despite advances made by the African Union Mission in the country (AMISOM), a senior UN official told the Security Council today.

Somali al-Shabab commanders 'killed in drone strike' (16.07.2015)

At least two senior commanders from the Islamist militant group al-Shabab have been killed in a drone strike in south-west Somalia, residents say.

Ethiopian troops enter Somalia for attack on al-Shabab (08.07.2015)

Witnesses said at least 3,000 Ethiopian troops have entered Somalia, reportedly for an attack on al-Shabab militants. … Ethiopian forces invaded Somalia in 2006 to oust an Islamic government and since then, Ethiopia has frequently sent troops across the border.