Sitreps

Somalia Sitrep: 11-17 October 2017

Executive Summary 11 - 17 Oct 2017 Mogadishu On 14th October, a large vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (LVBIED) detonated near KM5. At the time of writing, 302 individuals were confirmed dead with over 300 others injured. National Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA) officers intercepted a VBIED in Wadajir on 14th October. The officers reportedly arrested [...]

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Threat Environment Report for East and Central Africa – July 17

Burundi Three grenade attacks were recorded in the reporting period. Five individuals were killed and over 50 others injured in a grenade attack in Gatara locality, Kayanza, on 09th July. Two grenade attacks occurred in Bwiza, Bujumbura, in which four police officers were injured, and between 15 and 20 others injured in attacks on 11th [...]

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Somalia Sitrep – 10 – 16 May 2017

Executive Summary 10 - 16 May 2017 Major Security Incidents On 15th May, a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED) detonated at a checkpoint in Hamar Weyne, Mogadishu. Security forces had stopped the vehicle and arrested two occupants after they discovered the explosives. The explosion, which did not result in any casualties, occurred while security forces [...]

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Mogadishu Weekly Sitrep – 16 Feb 17

Mogadishu Weekly Sitrep  Threat Level Analysis and Comment Following the recent lull in al Shabaab activity in Mogadishu, a resurgence following the retraction of the additional security measures instituted around the Presidential elections and inauguration ceremony is assessed as likely. The heightened international attention on the political situation within the country will be particularly focused [...]

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DRC Weekly Sitrep 28th Oct – 3rd Nov 16

DRC Weekly Sitrep (28 Oct - 3 Nov 16) Executive Summary Security Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) militants continue to target civilians in North Kivu province. ADF militants raided Kitevya village, Beni, on 31st October killing seven civilians. Patriotic Resistance Front in Ituri (FRPI) militants remain involved in criminal activity in Ituri province. A FRPI militiaman [...]

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Kenya Weekly Sitrep 18 – 24 Oct 16

Kenya Weekly Sitrep (18 - 24 Oct 16) Executive Summary Terrorism A security guard was shot dead during a fire-fight involving security officials and an undisclosed number of assailants reportedly dressed in bui-bui (religious clothing worn by Muslim women in Kenya). Unconfirmed reports indicated that the attack was conducted by al Shabaab militants. This is [...]

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