US Africa Command conducts air strikes in Somalia

The US army says it has conducted two separate air strikes against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group in northeastern Somalia, killing several members of the group. Friday’s attacks were in coordination with Somalian government forces, the statement said.
November 3, 2017

5,700 ‘have returned home’ from ISIL-held areas

Thousands of foreign ISIL supporters have returned to their home countries after leaving Syria and Iraq over the past two years, a US-based security analysis group has said. At least 5,600 people from 33 countries left ISIL-held areas in that period, with numbers increasing
October 25, 2017

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