The Somali government
state of emergency
Radio Shabelle director Moqtar Mohamed Hirabe is killed in Mogadishu, Somalia.
2009-06-7 (Context: Somalia, declares)
At least 36 people die during combat between the Transitional Federal Government and Islamist militants in Webho, Somalia.
2009-06-6 (Context: Somalia, declares)
Somali President Sharif Ahmed requests international aid in combating Islamic militants.
2009-05-25 (Context: Somalia, declares)
Three civilians die during combat between Islamist insurgents and the African Union Mission in Mogadishu, Somalia.
2009-05-20 (Context: Somalia, declares)
Ethiopia's National Defense Force reenters Somalia.
2009-05-19 (Context: Somalia, declares)