The talks are taking place in Djibouti, chaired by the country's President Ismail Omar Guelleh, while Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is also attending,...
Freelance journalist Abdiweli Ali Hassan, was gunned down on Sunday in the town of Afgoye, some 30 kilometres (20 miles) from the capital.
The force was introduced in 2014 to guard UN officials and installations in Somalia
The attack is claimed by Al-Qaeda's Somali affiliate Al-Shabaab.
"The car bomb struck a restaurant along the road," said Abdulahi Osman, who was nearby to the explosion. "This really was a disaster."
Tensions in the unrecognised breakaway northern state of Somaliland and the semi-autonomous Somali state of Puntland erupted into violence Thursday.
AMISOM's spokesperson says the militants are still a challenge since they are embedded within the population and difficult to deal with.
"The explosion killed many people... around nine have been confirmed, with more than twice that number wounded," local security official Abdi Jilibey told...
Widely known by his nickname Farmajo, the president will be sworn-in at a ceremony held in the highly-secured airport zone to avoid an attack by the Al-Qaeda...
A second massive blast went off after ambulances and journalists had already rushed to the scene.
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