30 May 2009

Somalia: Islamic Courts Condemns the Killing of Insurgent Commander.

Somalia — The pro-government Islamic Courts Union has strongly condemned Saturday the killing of Insurgent commander who was killed in Mogadishu on Friday evening.

Abdulkadir Hamsa better known as Qatatow, was killed in Bakaro market in Mogadishu on Friday evening.

He defected from the government recently and joined Hizbul Islam Insurgent group.

A spokesman for the Islamic Courts Union Abdirisak Ahmed Qeylow, who contacted Shabelle radio, condemned the killing of the commander.

Qatatow, was famous for the fighting against the Ethiopian troops and the former transitional government led by president Abdulahi Yusuf Ahmed.

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