MOGADISHU (Garsoor Online) – Heavily armed Somali National Army (SNA) forces have launched an assault on Al Shabaab camp in south of Somalia’s Gedo region, military officials said.
The army targeted a camp full of the militants based in Barwako area, about 18Km from Garbaharey town, military source said.
Head of the militant’s camp identified as Abdullahi Khanas was reportedly and middle-level commanders killed in the operation, according to military official, who asked to be unnamed.
He added several other fighters belonging to Al Shabaab were also arrested alive during the attack.
Al Shabaab did not comment on claims made by Somali army.