Home eastern and southern africa politics KENYA SOMALIA Issue dated 12/11/2011 Which ally to help take Kismayo The Kenyan army is unlikely to alone launch an assault on the Somalian port of Kismayo, an al-Shabaab stronghold. It will have to choose its ally between Gandhi and Madobe. [...] (376 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years DJIBOUTI Business 23/06/2020 Caught between Djibouti and Mogadishu, Salaam African Bank changes hands Access the free section On the same subject SOMALIA 22/09/2017 Farmajo and Ali Khayre in the firing line Since the extradition to Ethiopia on 25 August of a member of the executive committee of the Ogaden National Liberation [...] Breaking news KENYA SOMALIA 06/06/2013 Hassan Sheikh Mohamud sounds out Kenyatta The recent visit to Kenya of Somalian president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud was motivated in part by concern over the ambiguity [...] SOMALIA 14/12/2012 Delicate birth of Jubaland Free Kenya and Ethiopia are still backing the plan to create a regional State of Jubaland around Kismayo. They would appear to have finally come to terms with the idea of a combined approach. [...] KENYA SOMALIA 05/10/2012 Kenyan army will stay a while in Somalia In ousting the Al-Shabaab Islamists from Kismayo, the Kenya Defence [...] Breaking news KENYA SOMALIA 02/10/2012 KDF will stay a while longer In ousting the Al Shabaab Islamists from Kismayo port last week-end, the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) achieved the target the [...] KENYA SOMALIA 08/06/2012 Kismayo assault set for August Free The Kenyan army would like to wrest the Somalian port of Kismayo from the Al Shabaab Islamist militia by August, [...] KENYA SOMALIA 10/02/2012 The army wants to march on Kismayo The Kenyan military leaders are tired of waiting for President Mwai Kibaki to give them the go-ahead to attack the Al Shabaab stronghold that is the Somalian port of Kismayo. [...] KENYA SOMALIA 09/12/2011 Nairobi goes to the Amisom The Kenyan army cannot afford to carry through the war that it has undertaken against al Shabaab. It now intends to do so through the African Union Mission on Somalia. [...] Breaking news KENYA SOMALIA 07/11/2011 Gandhi’s plan to take Kismayo The plan to oust the al-Shabaab Islamist militia from the port of Kismayo and turn it into the capital of [...] Spotlight KENYA SOMALIA 28/10/2011 The risk of bogging down already looming The Kenyan military incursion into Somalia launched on 16 October against the Al-Shabaab Islamists has not to date resulted in any veritable terrestrial fighting. And yet it is already beginning to show signs of getting bogged down. [...] Breaking news KENYA 18/10/2011 Nairobi wants to create a buffer zone in Somalia Five years after Ethiopia invaded Somalia in 2006 to attempt to oust the Al-Shabaab Islamist extremists, the Kenyan armed forces [...] KENYA 29/01/2010 The Islamist threat is back in Kenya Free A decade after the terrorist attacks on Nairobi and Dar es Salaam, Kenya and its US ally have once again come up against the threat from Islamist extremists. [...] KENYA 13/07/2007 A Somalian under surveillance The Criminal Investigation Department of the Kenyan police is taking an interest in the head of a printing company in Nairobi because of his ties with Somalia. [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics KENYA SOMALIA Abdulkassim Salat Ahmed Mohamed Islam Al-Shabaab Gandhi Hassan Bashir Farah Hassan Turki Madobe Mohamed Abdi Mohamed Ras Kamboni Sharif Sheikh Ahmed Total See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?