ISIS ISWAP claims that it killed up to 10 troops in south-east Niger, also claiming to have captured an weapons and ammo truck, communications equipment and some supplies.

Map. History of Sahel conflict

26 May 2019
1 month ago
Islamic State claimed responsibility for the killing of a Canadian geologist kidnapped from a mining camp in Burkina Faso two months ago. The claim appeared in the latest issue of the ISIS propaganda newsletter Al-Naba.
1 month ago
ISIS ISWAP claims that it killed up to 10 troops in south-east Niger, also claiming to have captured an weapons and ammo truck, communications equipment and some supplies.
Mali: JNIM claimed an ambush against an MSA commander on Tuesday March 26 in the area of In-Delimane (Ansongo), Gao, one MSA member taken prisoner, and vehicle, ammunition, belongings, and documents seized
1 month ago
At least 10 killed in two attacks on Boko Haram in eastern Niger
2 month ago
At least 134 Fulani herders killed in central Mali's worst violence.
2 month ago
Death toll from an attack today by gunmen on Fulani herders in Mali has risen to 110 and more bodies are still being discovered, a local mayor tells @Reuters.
Mali: Dogon militiamen (Dozos) killed at least 60 civilians (according to a conservative toll, some sources speak of more than a hundred dead) of the Fulani community in Ogossagou-Peulh (Bankass), Mopti Region2 month ago
Mali: Dogon militiamen (Dozos) killed at least 60 civilians (according to a conservative toll, some sources speak of more than a hundred dead) of the Fulani community in Ogossagou-Peulh (Bankass), Mopti Region
Libya- gunmen in 10 vehicles attacked the town of Ghadduwah, reportedly killing 1 person, wounding another, abducting 3 people and ransacking houses and shops
2 month ago
A Malian military base in Dioura was overrun by "jihadists". At least 8 soldiers were killed.
2 month ago
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Gunmen control a military base in Mali and kill at least 16 soldiers
2 month ago
Sahel Mauritania: A Mauritanian nomad was killed this Saturday morning by a soldier of the Mauritanian battalion of the G5 Sahel joint force, near the base of the Mauritanian battalion, not far from Anbeykite Lahach.
2 month ago
Mali: FAMA vehicle struck an IED between Diafarbé and Dia, Mopti Region. Provisional toll 3 soldiers injured #Sahel
Niger: ISWAP also claimed responsibility for VBIED attack against Nigerien forces in Toumour, Diffa Region on Thursday. Unknown number of soldiers killed and others injured. Sahel2 month ago
Niger: ISWAP also claimed responsibility for VBIED attack against Nigerien forces in Toumour, Diffa Region on Thursday. Unknown number of soldiers killed and others injured. Sahel
Nigeria: SVBIED of ISIS against army at Arege at Lake Chad2 month ago
Nigeria: SVBIED of ISIS against army at Arege at Lake Chad
2 month ago
Troops foil Boko Haram attack on military base in Borno
2 month ago
In Lake Chad, Niger army kills 33 Boko Haram militants
Tunisian parliament approves deploying troops to peacekeeping operations in Mali
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM militants ambushed a police patrol on the axis Banh (Loroum) - Ouahigouya (Yatenga), one police officer killed2 month ago
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM militants ambushed a police patrol on the axis Banh (Loroum) - Ouahigouya (Yatenga), one police officer killed
Islamic State says it killed 10 Nigerian soldiers -Amaq2 month ago
Islamic State says it killed 10 Nigerian soldiers -Amaq
2 month ago
The Islamic State have sacked Abu Mus'ab Albarnawi as the leader of its West African affiliate (ISWAP). The new Wali, according to an 18:13 audio recording, is Abu Abdullah Ibn Umar Albarnawi. No reason was given for the sack of Abu Musab (Habib).
2 month ago
UNHCR says around 30,000 Nigerians return to Rann town targeted by Boko Haram
2 month ago
Mali: Romanian military attaché Colonel Gheorghe Trifu found dead early this morning under unclear circumstances at the Hotel Radisson Blu in Bamako
2 month ago
Chad announced the closure of its border with Libya ?? "until further notice", a month after gunmen entered its territory from the Libyan south
JUSUN locks up Nasarawa Chief Judge in his office2 month ago
JUSUN locks up Nasarawa Chief Judge in his office
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants attacked the gendarmerie last night in Kantchari, Tapoa Province, attack repelled and no casualties reported2 month ago
Burkina Faso: Presumed JNIM/ISGS militants attacked the gendarmerie last night in Kantchari, Tapoa Province, attack repelled and no casualties reported
2 month ago
Unknown gunmen kill 6, injure 8 in Kaduna
Maj. Gen. Hicks, the head of US Special Operations Command Africa tells CNN: the "al-Qaeda aligned JNIM and the ISIS-GS threats have continued to increase in size and capability and we see evidence of that in these rapidly increasing number of attacks here in Burkina Faso"
Renewed Conflict in Nigeria's Kaduna State Leaves Dozens Dead2 month ago
Renewed Conflict in Nigeria's Kaduna State Leaves Dozens Dead
2 month ago
17 killed in Mali by booby-trapped corpse: security sources
Numbers for Nigeria's presidential election. Buhari is looking very, very strong. 12.1m votes to Atiku's 8.6m. Nine states to go.
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