20 Al-Shabaab Operatives Killed in Bula-gudud, Lower Jubba Southern Somalia

Latest military reports indicate that Somali National Army on Sunday killed 20 Al-Shabaab operatives after the group fighters attacked Bula-gudud town located about 30 kilometers north of Kismayo town in lower Jubba region southern Somalia.

According to Somali National Army Commander of 43rd Division in Bula-gudud, Gen. Ismael Sahar-did and referenced by Somali National News Agency (SONNA) the fighters carried out car suicide bomb explosions (SVBIED) before attempting to raid SNA base in Bula-gudud town.

The terror operatives exchange intense gun fire but were overpowered by the government forces. 20 Al-Shabaab fighters were confirmed killed while several fled with gun wounds.

The Commander also refuted that that Al-Shabaab militants captured SNA and Jubbaland State forces base in Bula-gudud and recovered three armed vehicles as told by Abdiasis Abu Musab, Al-Shabaab’s military spokesman.

Somali National Army is now in full control of the area and the joint forces are conducting operations against the Al-Qaeda affiliated Al-Shabaab terrorist group in the area.

Read Also:  Kenya Security Agencies Foil Massive Weekend Terror Attack Plotted by Mohamed Kuno Gamadheere
More from Shmuel Yosef Agnon

Syrian Army Fire Destroy ISIL Positions in Deir Ezzur Fire

Syrian Army’s artillery and missile units targeted heavily ISIL’s concentration centers and...
Read More