Tag archive for ‘alhu sunna’
Somalia's Somali Central State
By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, March 19th, 2011
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SOMALIA: Alhu Sunna and Ethiopian forces crackdown on illegal administration

ERIGAVO — Forces loyal to Somalia’s Sufi militant arrested at least three people in central Somalia on Saturday, eyewitnesses said. Alhu Sunna loyalists took three people into custody saying they will More...

Somali men parade as members of al Shabaab in the capital Mogadishu, March 5, 2011, as they prepare to fight government forces. Credit: Reuters/Feisal Omar
By Hassan Ali On Friday, March 18th, 2011
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SOMALIA: Unpaid Alhu Sunna fighters desert leadership

LAS ANOD — Several hundred fighters loyal to Somalia’s Sufi organization Alhu Sunna have deserted a key central town after they had not received their monthly salaries. According to eyewitnesses in the More...

A Pro-government militant from the Sufi sect Ahlusunna, patrols in southern Mogadishu's Bermuda neighborhood (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
By Qalinle Hussein On Thursday, March 17th, 2011
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SOMALIA: Alhu Sunna groups clashed among themselves in Gedo

LAS ANOD — At least ten people were wounded in the Somali town of Luq after Ahlu Sunna Waljama groups clashed, eyewitnesses said on Thursday. Adan Jama, a resident of Luq in Gedo province said the conflict More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, January 2nd, 2010
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SOMALIA: Al Shabab seize key-central town

ABUDWAQ (Somalilandpress) — Somalia’s Al-Shabab militants have seized a key-town from pro-government Ahlu Sunna Walajam’a fighters on Saturday, witnesses said. Al-Shabab overpowered the predominantly More...