Posts Tagged ‘ Somalia ’

Islamists Kill At Least 17 At Somali Restaurant

Jan 22nd, 2016 | By

Members of Al Shabaab, a terrorist group allied with Al Qaeda, launched an attack on a Somali restaurant in Mogadishu last night, killing at least 17 and wounding many more. The five terrorists set off bombs and began shooting terrified restaurant customers.



Ban On Christmas In Somalia Darkens Season For Secret Christians

Jan 6th, 2016 | By

Secret Christians in Somalia were not surprised by a sudden government ban on Christmas celebrations, but it did darken their plans, Christian leaders said. The government on Dec. 22 announced a ban on Christmas and New Year’s Day celebrations, with Mohamed Khayrow, director general of Somalia’s Ministry of Religious Affairs, saying they “could damage the faith of the Muslim community.” Most Somalis use an Islamic calendar that does not recognize Jan. 1 as the start of a new year.



BREAKING NEWS: Islamic Militants Kill 36 Christian Workers In Kenya

Dec 3rd, 2014 | By

Christians in northern Kenya were left in shock Tuesday, December 2, after Islamic militants from neighboring Somalia killed at least 36 mainly Christian quarry workers following a similar massacre last month.



Saudi Imam In Islam’s Holy City Of Medina Urges Support For Jihadists Fighting “Christian Americans” In Iraq

Sep 4th, 2014 | By

“All the pure blood that has been shed in Iraq for decades…Against whom are they waging their Jihad? They are waging Jihad against the Christian American presence in Iraq. In Somalia and Afghanistan – is it not Jihad? Are they not God-fearing? You (Arab rulers) have been remiss and neglectful, so you should have kept your mouths shut.”



White English-Speaking Man Led Terrorist Attack In Kenya

Jun 19th, 2014 | By

Witnesses to the Somalia terrorist attack by Al-Shabaab in Mpeketoni, Kenya, testify that the man leading the attack was a pale-skinned man who spoke perfect English and Arabic. The terrorist group killed 60 villagers on Sunday.

According to the Daily Mail, this latest attack – with an English-speaker – is proof that foreign fighters are now working with Somali Islamic terrorists.



Christians Targeted In Massacre By Al Shabaab In Kenya

Jun 18th, 2014 | By

Somalia’s Islamic extremist Al Shabaab rebels attacked a predominantly Christian town on Kenya’s coast Sunday night (June 15), selecting out Christian males as they killed more than 57 people, area sources said.

The estimated 50 Al Shabaab militants attacked two hotels, a police station and other buildings in Mpeketoni, in Lamu County, about 100 kilometers (60 miles) from the Somali border, in a five-hour assault with guns and grenades that began after 8 p.m. Al Shabaab reportedly took responsibility for the attack, saying it was to avenge Kenya’s military involvement in Somalia and the killing of Muslims.



Islamic Extremists in Somalia Behead Two Christians

Mar 15th, 2014 | By

In Somalia Islamists publicly executed a 41-year-old mother, Sadia Ali Omar, and her 35-year-old cousin, Osman Mohamoud Moge, saying, “We know these two people are Christians who recently came back from Kenya – we want to wipe out any underground Christian living inside of mujahidin [jihadists’] area,”



New Video: Three Muslims From Minnesota Died fighting Jihad in Somalia

Aug 8th, 2013 | By

The list of Americans dying for jihad in foreign lands continues to grow. MEMRI has translated a video from a pro-jihad site that features three Americans who have died fighting jihad in Somalia to obtain their 72 virgins in paradise. A few weeks ago a Michigan woman died fighting the secular government of Syria.



Muslims execute Christian in public for his faith

Jun 24th, 2013 | By
Detail of the body of Hassan Hurshe. (Morning Star News photo)

Another Christian martyr dies at the hands of Muslims. Islamists from the rebel Al Shabaab in Somalia earlier this month publicly shot a young man to death after identifying him as a Christian, sources said.