4 March 2014

Somalia: Al-Shabaab Suspects Arrested Along Kenyan-Somalia Border

Police in Mombasa have arrested a third terror suspect and recovered more weapons from the explosives-laden vehicle. ( Resource: Terror Suspect Arrested in Mombasa, Kenya )

Somali police in Beled Hawo town along Kenyan Somalia border have arrested two Zanzibari nationals suspected to be members of Al-Shabaab militant group.

According to Mohamed Abdinoor a government official in the area the two were arrested while trying to cross the border and are now in the police custody.

He said the two will be soon transferred to Mogadishu after request from the government to do so.

The two are suspected to be members of Al-Shabaab who wanted to cross the border to fight alongside the militant group.

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