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  1. Kenya hotel siege over

    Category: Security/National Security

    ... five attackers were broadcast across social media as President Uhuru Kenyatta announced the end of a 20-hour overnight siege echoing a 2013 assault that killed 67 people in the Westgate shopping centre ...
    Thursday, 17 January 2019
  2. Canadian kidnapped in Burkina Faso

    Category: Security/Human Security

    A Canadian man was kidnapped in an area of Burkina Faso government warned is under growing threat from jihadist attacks, the African country’s top security official said. A dozen gunmen abducted ...
    Thursday, 17 January 2019
  3. Blast claimed by Islamic State kills U.S. troops in Syria

    Category: Middle East/Middle East

    A bomb attack claimed by Islamic State killed two U.S. troops and two civilians working for the U.S. military in northern Syria on Wednesday, weeks after President Donald Trump said the group had been ...
    Thursday, 17 January 2019
  4. Clashes over land and water leave more than 30 dead in Mali

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... situation in the desert region used by jihadist groups to launch attacks in Mali and across West Africa. The identity of the assailants is unknown, but disputes between nomadic Tuareg and herder ...
    Thursday, 17 January 2019
  5. Nairobi hotel attackers “eliminated”

    Category: Security/National Security

    Kenyan security forces “eliminated” militants who stormed an upscale hotel compound and killed at least 14 people in an attack claimed by Somali Islamist group al Shabaab, President Uhuru Kenyatta said. ...
    Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  6. Islamists cleared from Rann

    Category: Security/National Security

    ...  Nigerian government forces and residents fled during the ISWA attack as militants set buildings ablaze. Troops fought back and regained control early on Tuesday, military and police sources said.  ...
    Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  7. Yemen's Houthis threaten more drone attacks

    Category: Aerospace/Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

    The Iranian-aligned Houthi group threatened on Sunday to launch more drone attacks after a deadly strike last week on a Yemeni government military parade, stoking tension between the warring parties amid ...
    Wednesday, 16 January 2019
  8. Zimbabwe fuel protests turn deadly

    Category: Security/Human Security

    ... not say who was behind the attack. Authorities are keen to avoid a repeat of post-election violence in August when six people died after the army intervened. Riot police patrolled downtown ...
    Tuesday, 15 January 2019
  9. ISWA overruns north-east Nigeria town

    Category: Security/National Security

    ... in attacks renewing debates around security in the run-up to elections on February 16. Nigerian government forces fled during ISWA’s attack, along with residents, sources said, adding the militants ...
    Tuesday, 15 January 2019

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