The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF)'s bold plan has leaked to the media, leaving Al-Shabaab militants with hard decisions to make. It is now over 10 years since Kenyan forces crossed the border and camped in Somalia, with an aim of stabilizing the Horn of Africa, and bringing to an end, Al-Shabaab's attacks.
An innocent-looking Al-Shabaab leader has been captured by the army. Ali Mohamed Adan said to be a senior militant in charge of operative in the Lower Shabelle region was on Sunday afternoon captured by the Somali National Army (SNA) forces. He was captured in Janaale town within the Shabelle region.
In the middle of the Taliban group taking over Afghanistan again and raising fear among nations that terrorism activities could rise in many parts of the world, Al-Shabaab militants have suffered a huge blow after commandos ambushed them and opened fire. Somali National Army has confirmed that its special unit carried out an operation that left several Al-Shabaab militants dead.
The army on Tuesday had to go after Al-Shabaab militants who left civilians with injuries after firing heavy mortar bombs. On Tuesday afternoon, the militants staged an attack in the Awdheegle district in the Lower Shabelle region and fired several mortar shells. The bombs landed in regions occupied by civilians, leaving several with injuries.
Al-Shabaab on Friday suffered a huge blow after several militants were killed in a deadly shootout with the military. Somali National Army has confirmed gunning down 60 Al-Shabaab militants among them two commanders. The army has confirmed that on Friday, they carried out an operation targeting Al-Shabaab Terrorists.
A heavy exchange of fire ensued between Al-Shabaab militants and government forces in the Elba’ad village located in the Buloburte District of the Hiiraan region on Thursday morning, resulting in dozens of casualties. According to media reports from Somalia, Somali National Army (SNA) carried out a planned operation in the Elba’ad village where they gunned down at least 31 Al-Shabaab militants.
A senior Al-Shabaab operative in the military custody after he was nabbed disguising himself as a woman in town. According to media reports from Somalia, Somali National Army together with their Galmudug regional counterparts arrested Jibril Said Ali in Amara town. Jibril Said Ali is said to be a senior Al-Shabab operative and was nabbed while in female clothes to hide his real identity.
As it is always said that if you can't beat them, join them or rather if someone is too strong for you to defeat, it is better to be on the same side as them, this is exactly what Al-Shabaab militants are doing after sensing defeat.
The war against the Somali-based militia group, Al-Shabaab has taken a good course after a senior member of the group surrendered to the Somali National Army (SNA). After serving as a member of the terrorist group for seven years, Idiris Abdullahi Moalim, a top Al-shabab group leader, decided to defect from the militia group fearing for his life.
Al-Shabaab Suffers Huge Blow After Commandos Killed 50 Fighters Today, 100 Fighters Killed in 2 Days
Al-Shabaab is counting blow after blow as the military continues with its operations. Somali National Army led by commandos has been carrying out offensive operations in recent days, targeting Al-Shabaab militants from their hideouts considered their strongholds. On Tuesday, the Somali National Army confirmed killing at least 50 militants during offensive operations in the Mudug region.
Terror group Al-shabaab has been a constant security challenge in Somalia and around the entire East african region where the miscreants continue to flock and attack innocent citizens. The miscreants are known to cower and attack soft targets like unarmed civilians, women, children, vulnerable government officials and other targets after being attacked and taught a lifelong lesson by government soldiers.
The Danab Commandos of the Somali National Army have said that they killed a senior member of Al-Shabab Nuh Dhagol, in a planned operation in Lower Shabelle region. military officers say the man was collecting of funds Al-Shabaab. Reports of fighting between government troops and Al-Shabaab fighters near the town of Ba’adwayne in central Somalia’s Mudug region.
The Somali National Army (SNA) and the Galmudug’s regional forces are celebrating after a successful three-week anti-terrorism operation. Speaking to a local daily, the SNA ground forces, Brigadier General, Mohamed Tahaliil noted that the operation to end terrorism in the Southern Mudug was successful after four town and eight villages were freed from the Somali-based militia group.
Al-Qaeda linked terrorist group Al-Shabaab recently have received a major blow following the invasion to their hideouts by Somali National Army. According to SNTV, the army has killed nine Al-Shabaab militiants today following their attack. The army was also able to destroys their base in Gofgadud Shabellow Village in Bay region where the outlawed group have been staging their attacks.
Somali National Armed Army's commandos carried out an attack on the Somali-based militia group Al-Shabaab. The Sunday attack resulted in the death of ten militia group members, destroyed four explosive-laden vehicles and also captured several motorcycles used by the Al-Shabaab to carry out their attacks. According to the Somalia National Army commandos, the motorcycles captured are used in carrying out hit and run attacks on solo targeted individuals.
More than 200 Al-Shabaab militants have been killed during a three-week anti-terrorism operation conducted by Somali National Army (SNA) and Galmudug’s regional forces in the southern Mudug region, officials confirmed. In a presser this Monday, the commander of the Somali National Army’s ground forces, Brigadier General, Mohamed Tahaliil said the operation has ended with a victory for SNA, and the people of Somalia at large.
A senior Al-Shabaab operative was arrested after a three-week operation that ended the era of Al-Shabaab rule in southern Galmudug region in Somalia. In an operation that drove away members of these militia group from 4 towns and 8 villages, at least 200 other militants were killed forcing the others to run for their lives.
Somalia army kills 50 al-Shabaab militants in two operations Monday, July 19, 2021 This handout picture released by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team on August 30, 2014 shows Ugandan soldiers, part of the African Union Mission in Somalia, marching through the town of Golweyn in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region on August 30, 2014, after having liberated from Al-Shabaab fighters.
Officers serving under the African Union Mission in Somalia, AMISOM, and the Somali National Army, SNA, have completed a five-day joint training to enhance their knowledge on the role of Civil-Military Cooperation, CIMIC, in peace support operations. The five-day training, organised by the AMISOM Force Headquarters in coordination with the UK-Mission Support Team, UK-MST, was attended by CIMIC officers from SNA and the AMISOM military and police components.
Somali National Army (SNA) reported on Saturday that its forces shot dead a senior al-Shabaab terrorist in Middle Shabelle, central part of the country. The SNA added that Nuh Dhagool, who was engaging the sting operation to bribe the local populace to fund the team's activities in town, was shot dead on Friday night.