‘ Al-Shabab Cell Discovered in Uganda ‘

#AceNewsServices – UGANDA – September 21 – A terrorist cell has been discovered in Uganda, leading the State Department to warn Americans there to stay hidden or flee.

Ugandan authorities reported the discovery of an al-Shabab terrorist cell in Kampala, Uganda,” the U.S. Embassy in Uganda said on its website

“Investigations continue into what appears to have been planning for an imminent attack

At this point we are not aware of specific targets.”

Ugandan authorities are conducting operations against a suspected terrorist cell in Kampala.

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' US Embassy Reportedly Warns of a Specific Threat to Attack Entebbe Airport by Unknown Terrorist Group '

#AceWorldNews – AFRICA (Kamapala) – July 04 – The US embassy in Uganda reportedly warned Thursday of a “specific threat” to attack Entebbe Airport, which serves the country’s capital, Kampala.


“There is a specific threat to attack Entebbe International Airport by an unknown terrorist group today, July 3rd, between the hours of 2100-2300 (0400-0600 Friday Sydney time),”the statement published on the embassy’s website in the east African nation said.

It said citizens planning to travel at that time might consider reviewing their arrangements.

It followed a warning by US authorities on Wednesday that security at Middle East and European airports with direct US flights needed to be stepped up.

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` United States Intelligence has Received a Specific Terrorist Threat Against Churches in Kampala ‘

#AceWorldNews – KAMPALA – May 07 – The US has intelligence of a “specific terrorist threat” against churches in the Ugandan capital, Reuters reported.

“The threat information indicates a group of attackers may be preparing to strike places of worship in Kampala, particularly churches, including some that may be frequented by expatriates, in May or June,” a security message on the embassy’s website said.

The notice did not say who was planning the attack. Somali Islamist militants have previously struck Uganda and other east African countries that have sent troops into Somalia.

Ace Related News:
1. Reuters – May 07 – http://tinyurl.com/osrufsa

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