An IED explosion destroyed a Kenya Army logistics vehicle in Lamu’s Boni forest during a counter terrorism operation, defense intelligence reports.
There were no causalities on Kenya’s military personnel. The Defense Military Intelligence of the KDF reports there were no injuries or fatalities in the IED explosion as alleged by the terror group.
According to the Military Intelligence, Al Shabaab has retreated and are in fear. “They canot attempt to attack our bases and camps after the Sunday CT-Operation that left 20 of the dead.”
Al Shabaab militants trapped in the theater (Boni Forest) are laying IED’s against army troops.
The Kenya Defense Forces are well trained in mines and IED’s decommissioning and as such have been able to neutralize the threat posed by the ancient militant strategy.
3 Elements of the terror group Al Shabaab have been arrested by the army during the weekend.
Somali based terror group using its websites published propaganda claiming they inflicted causalities on the Army side.
The army has increased operations against the terror group along its border with the war ravaged state of Somalia.