Al-Shabaab on the run from Hiiraan vicinities
Mareeg.com-News coming from Baladweyne, the provincial capital city of Hiiraan region, report that forces from Al-Shabaab retreated from some of the districts they were occupying in the Hiiran region, of Central Somalia.
Nuur Fanax, Garisyaani and other areas have been vacated by Al-Shabaab, so were told by people residing in the locales.
Al-Shabaab’s forces fled from the vicinities above, and are rumoured to have made their way to Buulobarde district of Hiiraan region, a strategic base to their leaders.
The areas that Al-Shabaab fled from have been confirmed by the Deputy Governer of Political Affairs of the Hiiraan regional administration, Mohamed Ibrahim Ali.