Islamic resistance forces have stepped-up their efforts to seize power from the U.S.-backed Transitional Federal Government based in Mogadishu. The airport was attacked and many AMISOM soldiers were killed.
Al-Shabab has stepped-up its attacks on United States-backed forces in the TFG and the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM). AMISOM is dominated by Uganda and Burundi.
Taken on September 9, 2010