U.S. Airstrike Hits Somalia Pro-Militant Base
The United States says it has conducted a new airstrike on a pro-Isis base in Puntland killing one militant. This brings the number of U.S. strikes this year to 30 with 28 targeting Al-Shabaab and two against pro-Isis militants.
U.S. forces have conducted an air strike in Somalia against Al-Shabaab (file photo).
East African, 27 November 2017
Militants loyal to the Al-Qaeda linked Al-Shabaab have reportedly fled to the central region following the US airstrikes on their bases in southern Somalia. Read more »
Shabelle, 27 November 2017
The U.S. military says it has carried out an airstrike against the Islamic State group in northeastern Somalia that killed one extremist. The statement from the U.S. Africa Command… Read more »
Shabelle, 28 November 2017
A U.S. airstrike killed one terrorist in northeastern Somalia on Monday, military officials said. Read more »
VOA, 28 November 2017
One terrorist was killed in a targeted airstrike in Somalia conducted by U.S. forces in coordination with Somalia's government, the U.S. military said Monday. Read more »
The U.S. continues to intensify the war on Al-Shabaab with the latest airstrikes some 125 miles northwest of Mogadishu killing over a hundred militants, U.S. Africa Command ... Read more »