5 Foreign Al-Shabaab-linked Suspects Arrested in Port City of Kismayo, Somalia

KDF soldiers takes position at the Kismayu Port after taking control of the port from Al-Shabaab FILE PHOTO

KDF soldiers takes position at the Kismayu Port after taking control of the port from Al-Shabaab  FILE PHOTO
KDF soldiers takes position at the Kismayu Port after taking control of the port from Al-Shabaab FILE PHOTO
Breaking media reports from Somalia indicate that at least five foreign Al-Shabaab suspects have been arrested and held by Jubbaland Administration.

Report by Somali National News Agency (SONNA) indicates that the suspects were arrested after they were intercepted at the port city of Kismayo on Monday morning.

According to SONNA media report, Police are debriefing the suspects who are claiming to be sailors from Comoros.

Initial reports released to SONNA allege that the men were suspected to be foreign fighters with links to the Somali based Al-Shabaab.

The foreigners are also reported to speaking French language.

Interrogation of the suspects currently underway.

(More Update to follow)

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