VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC/USA TODAY) -- A U.S. service member who was killed during an operation in Somalia on Friday was a Navy SEAL based out of Virginia Beach.
The U.S. military said Friday a service member has been killed in Somalia during an operation against the extremist group al-Shabab as the United States steps up its fight against the al-Qaida-linked organization.
In 2013, Somali-American residents in Minneapolis’ Sixth Ward did something some in the community considered impossible: They elected one of their own, Abdi Warsame, as the first Somali-American city council member anywhere in the United States.
Mogadishu (HOL) - The Minister for Public Works and Rehabilitation was shot dead in Mogadishu today.
Nairobi (HOL) - Kenyan President Uluru Kenyatta bid farewell to outgoing Somali Ambassador Gamal Hassan in Nairobi on Tuesday, adding that he looks forward to opening a one-border post between the two neighbouring east African countries.