400 Kenyan Soldiers Return Home From SomaliaAt least 400 Kenya Defence Forces troops have returned home from fighting al Shabaab in Somalia as part of the African Union offensive to oust the al Qaeda-affiliated group from the country.
Capital FM, 8 September 2012
Approximately 400 Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) troops are back in the country from Somalia where they have been fighting the Al Shabaab for close to a year now. Read more »
Kenya Defence Forces (file photo): "Working as a soldier is a calling. It is not an ordinary job, it's between life and death," Lieutenant General Joseph Kiptoo Kasao said.
Somali and African Union forces are planning a major assault on the Al Shabaab militia in their last major stronghold, the southern port of Kismayu. Since being ejected from the ... Read more »