Mogadishu (news now) 02/09/2022 00:19
Al-Shabab continues assassinations in Somalia
Media sources close to the terrorist group Al-Shabab indicated the details of another assassination operation in one of the governorate’s districts.Banadr“.
The sources reported the killing of Ali Ahmed Omar (Foftiri), a member of the committees for selecting members of the people’s representatives in the federal parliament for the federal state of “Hirshabelle”, by gunmen in the “Karan” neighborhood of the Somali capital, “Mogadishu” on Tuesday evening.
The latest reports indicate that the attackers managed to escape. In recent days, Al-Shabab has carried out assassinations in Banadir districts against traditional leaders and members of the Akhtar People’s Representatives Committees in the Somali Federal Parliament.
Assassination of government officials
A news reporter said on Tuesday that Al-Shabab assassinated “Hussain Adghali”, a member of the Somali government’s parliament election committee in Yaqshid district in Mogadishu.
Our correspondent added that the group also assassinated “Abdi Hussein Alo”, a member of the Somali government’s parliament election committee in Beledweyne, Hiran State, central Somalia.
On Tuesday, the terrorist group Al-Shabaab also targeted two military barracks with 4 explosions in the Hadad district and the Tridshe district in Mogadishu. Which led to deaths and injuries in the ranks of the Somali forces.
3 members of the Somali forces were killed and 6 others were wounded in the ambush that Al-Shabab fighters set up for them yesterday, Monday, near Brole district, in the suburb of Kismayo city, Juba state, southern Somalia. And
Security sources had also reported that 5 Kenyan soldiers were wounded and a military vehicle was destroyed after they were targeted by detonating two explosive devices near the town of Raskamboni, located on the artificial border between Somalia and Kenya.