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Troops Kill Senior Al-Shabaab Commander; Joint Op Made With Jubaland Forces

July 21 2017


The Kenyan military says it has killed a top Al-Shabaab commander during a joint operation with the Jubaland security forces, reports the Nation (Nairobi).

Jubaland is an autonomous region in southern Somalia.

Hassan Issack Ibrahim (alias Beila) who was in charge of the Gelef area in Somalai, was killed along with two bodyguards, Kenyan military officials said.

The account of the operation was published Thursday. On Wednesday, various weapons and gear found on the body was...

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