5 April 2011

Somalia: Injured Al Shabaab Fighters Brought to Kismayo

Kismayo — Dozens of injured Al shabaab fighters from Dholey town, where fighting between Somali forces and Al shabaab took place one day ago, were brought to Kismayo town, about 500 KM south of Mogadishu.

Sources confirmed Shabelle Media Network that the wounded Al shabaab fighters were admitted medical facilities at the center of Kismayo town.

The number of the wounded is said were seven, three of them were high ranking Al shabaab officials.

Also, Hassan Abdurrahman Gumarey, an Al shabaab official was confirmed dead in the fighting that on Sunday rocked the border town of Dhabley.

Some reports suggested that during the battle, aerial strikes on were targeted Al shabaab officials, killing number of Al shabaab military officers.

Raskamboni fighters claimed that they have killed 35 of Al shabaab fighters killed in Dhabley battles.

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