AMISOM claims killing 7 Al shabaab militants in battle
African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said AU and Somali forces have killed at least seven Al shabaab members during a confrontation in Lower Shabelle province on Sunday.
AMISOM said it its official Twitter account the allied troops killed 7 Al shabaab militants, and injured 9 others in Barire area in the southern Lower Shabelle region after deadly clash.
The AU mission said no civilians were involved in this confrontation.
#SNA and #AMISOM troops put out of action 7 #AlShabaab militants in Bariire, Lower Shabelle region yesterday.
— AMISOM (@amisomsomalia) December 4, 2016
“Somali National Army (SNA) and AMISOM troops put out of action 7 AlShabaab militants and wounded 9 other fighters in Bariire, Lower Shabelle region on Sunday, AMISOM Tweeted.
Al shabaab did not comment on the AMISOM’s claim.