US airstrike in Somalia kills 35 Al-shabab terrorists – africom

A US airstrike in Somalia on Sunday killed 35 al-Shabab terrorists in Hiran region, the US Africa Command said in a press release on Monday.

“US forces conducted an airstrike approximately 23 miles east of Beledweyne, Hiran Region, Somalia, on February 24, 2019,” the release said.

“The airstrike targeted armed al-Shabaab militants as they were transitioning between locations in a rural areas…At this time, it is assessed this airstrike killed 35 terrorists.”



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