U.S. Completes Troop Withdrawal from Somalia

U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) announced on Sunday that the United States has effectively completed “repositioning” troops from Somalia in accordance with a directive issued by President Donald Trump in December.…

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US Finishes Withdrawing Troops From Somalia Ahead of Schedule

The United States military has completed the redeployment of troops from Somalia to elsewhere in East Africa according to the U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM). AFRICOM spokesperson Colonel Christopher P. Karns,…

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This Week on SOFREP: POTUS Impeached, the CIA Gets a Surprising New Boss, the Navy Flexes on Iran

Some weeks we chase the news, others it is inescapable.  This week, President Donald J. Trump made history by becoming the first president in U.S. history to be impeached twice.…

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US Airstrike Kills al-Shabaab Extremist Leader in Somalia

The U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) is keeping the pressure on the terrorist group al-Shabaab in Somalia despite the redeployment of troops from Somalia to other countries in East Africa.  AFRICOM…

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Why the Somali Danab SOF Is Vital to the US and to Defeating al-Shabaab

Violence in Africa seems far removed leading Americans ask why what goes on in Somalia so important to the security of the USA. Here's why.

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