Militants captured in the operation
Somali National Army has today on Monday killed five Al-Shabaab fighters and captured seven others in an on-going military operations in Middle and Lower Shabelle region, SONNA reported.
Gen. Omar Dhere, SNA Commander of 12 April Section told Somali National News Agency that the forces captured Basra in middle Shabelle region and Jambalul in lower Shabelle region and several areas during the operations.
” Five terrorist fighters killed, seven others were captured during the operation, the militants are escaping from those areas,but we purse and finish them soon”, Mr. Dhere said.
Such military development comes as Somali President, Mohamed Abdulahi Farmajo announced a war against Al-Shabaab militants after the deadliest terrorist attack at Zope junction in Mogadishu that 358 people dead on 14th October, 2017