‘Somali forces kill members of terrorist group al-Shabaab’
Somali security forces report Sunday that she is eighteen islamic insurgents have been killed during an operation in the northern region of Puntland. The militants deny that there would be victims.
“We have eighteen militants were killed and six bases burned in a four-day operation against al-Shabaab,” said colonel Mohamed Ismail of the security forces of Puntland.
The security forces of Puntland is trained and supported by a small number of American agents, located in the semi autonomic northern region. It was not clear whether the United States were involved in the operation.
The al-Qaeda affiliated terror group al-Shabaab, confirmed that an attack was made, but denied that there were victims.