Somali army kills militant commander in operation
MOGADISHU, Somalia – Somali military forces have killed an al Shabaab commander in an operation carried out near Bu’alle town in Middle Juba region.
The operation was conducted in Arabow area, about 50km from Bu’alle town after the country’s army targeted a senior al Shabaab commander identified as Hassan Sufiyan.
Sufiyan was killed during the operation, said in a report published by Radio Shabelle.
There was no immediate comment from Al Shabaab over the claims.