U.S. Special Forces Raid Somalia, Libya

United States special forces launched attacks against militants in Somalia and Libya on Saturday. In a raid carried out from the sea on the al Shabaab stronghold of Barawe, they attacked a house reportedly occupied by the group's top leader, and in Libya they seized an al Qaeda leader reportedly linked to the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania.

Members of al Shabaab after giving themselves up to forces of the African Union Mission in Somali (file photo).


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