Inside the US War On Terror in Somalia

Fifteen years after the creation of al-Shabaab in Somalia, terror still reigns and the reality on the ground just shifted more in their favor. In a last ditch effort to leave a mark on foreign policy before his ouster, President Trump announced a drawdown of US troops in global hotspots around the world, including around 700 in Somalia. With no soldiers on the ground the plan promised to provide support through an already controversial and secretive drone program–which watchdog groups say has killed exponentially more civilians than the US admits.

February 2021 Monthly Forecast

All incidents and realities about Somali security situation and mandate of AMISOM on February 2021.

Somali Government expectations on upcoming elections.

For the last 3 weeks, terrifying incidents has hit the city of Mogadishu. Mostly between the current administration and the opposition leaders.