Qoryoley (Somalia)

Type: City
Name: Qoryoley (Somalia)
Country: Somalia
Latitude: 1.79
Longitude: 44.529999
population: 51,720
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Somalia: Qoryoley 'Inaccessible' Due to Border Blockages

Armed assailants from the Al-Qaeda affiliated Al-Shabaab movement stormed a strategic military base last night where dozens of African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops were stationed in Qoryoley, a town in the Lower Shabelle region.After the forceful ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

The Situation of IDPs in Newly Liberated Areas Remains Fluid As Military Operation Continues

One month after the Somali National Armed Forces and the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) military operation in southern and central Somalia began six regions have been directly impacted: Bakool, Galgaduud, Gedo, Hiraan, Lower and Middle Sha ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Somalia: Children Died of Malnutrition, Illness in IDP Camp Outside Mogadishu

At least eight young children were confirmed to have died of malnutrition and illness in Internal Displaced Camps outside Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia.Since early of March, dozens of newly displaced families have been pouring into Mogadishu fleeing ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 3 reports

Al-Shabab Strategy Perplexes Some Experts

Washington — About a month ago, African Union troops and Somali government soldiers retook the town of Huddur from the militant group al-Shabab. The capture came relatively easy. When the troops approached, al-Shabab just retreated into the hinterlan ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 2 reports

Somalia: Somalia: OCHA Flash Update 4: Humanitarian impact of military operation | 7 April 2014

Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Somalia Situation overview: One month after the Somali National Armed Forces (SNAF) and the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) military operation in southern and central ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Government Supplies Qoryoley Residents With Urgent Aid

Abdikadir Mohamed Nur Sidi the Governor of the Lower Shabelle Regional Administration for the Somali Federal Government, reported to Radio Shabelle in Mogadishu that they hosted a meeting to discuss how to prevent individuals disguising as government ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Clashes Broke Out Last Night in Qoryoley

Further fighting took place late last night in Qoryoley after it was provoked by armed fighters from Al-Shabaab and attacked a police station belonging to the Somali police force in the district of the Lower Shabelle region.During the brawl, different ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 2 reports

Baraawe port in AMISOM's sights

26 Mar 2014The ousting of al-Shabaab from Qoryooley by the Somali National Army and the African Union’s AMISOM force on 22 March paves the way for similar action in the port town of Baraawe, the African Union (AU) has said.Removing al-Qaeda affiliate ... [Published Safety At Sea International - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 5 reports

Qoryoley's Environment a Day After Liberation

The Shabelle correspondents that recently travelled to Qoryoley in Lower Shabelle, report of their trip to the district. The correspondents stated that they were in Qoryoley on the most dangerous day, and after that African Union troops as well as the ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 3 reports

Somali National Army and AMISOM capture Qoryooley

In a jointoperation on Saturday morning (March 22), Somali National Army and AMISOMsurprised and overran Al-Shabaab outposts around Qoryooley in Lower Shabelleregion, and after an hour’s fighting captured the town. Qoryooley, 120kilometers southwest of ... [Published Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ethiopia - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 14 reports

Somalia: Amisom & Somali Forces Dismantle Al Shabab In Qoryoley

First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 2 reports

Somalia Army AU Forces Attack Town in Lower Shabelle

According to residents in Lower Shabelle region, Somali government forces backed by the African Union forces attacked the town of Qoryoley early on Saturday morning. Heavy fighting is reportedly ... ... [Published Big News Network - Mar 23 2014]

Quotes

"All the main roads leading to Qoryoley have been blocked by Al-Shabaab." Said Said Ali
Abdullahi Aden, a security analyst in Mogadishu, said, "They [al-Shabab] know and hear what is going on. They know something about the fighting strategy, they have assessed the power that is moving toward them and they decided to vacate these towns."
Ali Ismail Ali, a worker for a non-governmental organization in Huddur, said the cost of basic goods in Huddur has risen about 50 percent. "[For] an example, a sack of sugar was $35 and now is selling for $80, and a sack of rice was $25 and now $60" he said
...have apprehended two senior al-Shabaab members in Qoryooley, Deputy Minister of Internal Security Ibrahim Isaq Yarow announced Monday (March 31st). "The two arrested men are senior officials. One of them was the mastermind of 2009 terrorist attack on Halane compound" Yarow said according to Hiiraan Online

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Somalia: Qoryoley 'Inaccessible' Due to Border ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 15 2014]
The Situation of IDPs in Newly Liberated Areas ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 14 2014]
Somalia: Children Died of Malnutrition, Illness... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 14 2014]
Al-Shabab Strategy Perplexes Some Experts [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 12 2014]
Al-Shabab Strategy Perplexes Some Experts [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 12 2014]
Al-Shabab Strategy Perplexes Some Experts [Published VOA News - Apr 12 2014]
Somalia: Weekly update on displacement and othe... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 10 2014]
Somalia: Somalia: OCHA Flash Update 4: Humanita... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 07 2014]
Somalia: OCHA Flash Update 4: Humanitarian impa... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 07 2014]
Government Supplies Qoryoley Residents With Urg... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 07 2014]
Somali Govt Arrests Two Senior Al-Shabaab Members [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 03 2014]
Rebel threat persists despite Somali government... [Published ENCA - Apr 02 2014]
Somalia: Somalia government makes gains but She... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 02 2014]
Somalia Captures Suspect in '09 AU Base Bombing [Published VOA News - Mar 31 2014]
Troops advance on Al Shabab stronghold [Published Al Jazeera - YouTube - Mar 29 2014]
Clashes Broke Out Last Night in Qoryoley [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 28 2014]
Fighting Kicks Off in Qoryoley's Outskirts [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 28 2014]
Somalia: Somalia Food Security Alert, 26 March ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 26 2014]
Somalia: Somalia: OCHA Flash Update 3 - Humanit... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 26 2014]
Somali, AU Drive al-Shabab from Town Near Coast [Published VOA News - Mar 26 2014]
AU forces capture town from Somali insurgents [Published Africa Review - Mar 26 2014]
Baraawe port in AMISOM's sights [Published Safety At Sea International - Mar 26 2014]
The sun rises behind #AMISOM soldiers in Qoryoo... [Published AMISOM - Twitter Account - Mar 25 2014]
Barawa port in AMISOM's sights [Published Safety At Sea International - Mar 25 2014]
Qoryoley's Environment a Day After Liberation [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 25 2014]
Somali, Amisom Forces Capture Qoryooley [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 25 2014]
Somali National Army and AMISOM capture Qoryooley [Published Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ethiopia - Mar 24 2014]
Further Fighting in Qoryoley [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 24 2014]
Al Shabaab Fighters Attack Military Bases in Lo... [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 24 2014]
Amisom Convoy Ambushed Near Shalanbod Town [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 24 2014]
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Somalia: Weekly update on displacement and othe... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 10 2014]
Source: UN High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: Somalia Overview In summary, close to 9,000 civilians were displaced during the reporting period (almost the double of last week's figure of new IDPs). Marka and the outskirts of Mogadishu are now ...
Somalia: Somalia: OCHA Flash Update 4: Humanita... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 07 2014]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Somalia Situation overview: One month after the Somali National Armed Forces (SNAF) and the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) military operation in southern and central ...
Somalia: OCHA Flash Update 4: Humanitarian impa... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 07 2014]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Somalia Situation overview: One month after the Somali National Armed Forces (SNAF) and the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) military operation in southern and central ...
Somalia: Somalia government makes gains but She... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 02 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Somalia 04/02/2014 03:19 GMT MOGADISHU, April 2, 2014 (AFP) - Somalia's government is celebrating the capture of a string of towns from Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab rebels, but the Islamists say they will retaliate and ...
Troops advance on Al Shabab stronghold [Published Al Jazeera - YouTube - Mar 29 2014]
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