"In response to this attack and for self-defense, the US command in Africa had two air strikes and used against Sagittarius" Al-Shabaab "terrorists. According to the US forces and their partners, ten terrorists were shot dead and a means of transport involved in the attack was destroyed, "states the statement from the US command.
It is emphasized that the US military and their partners were not injured in the attack,
The radical Islamist group "Al-Shabaab" * ("Movement of Young Mujahed"), which operates in Somalia, maintains close ties to the international terrorist organization "Al Qaeda" *. It is engaged in an armed struggle against the central government of Somalia and is obstructing the UN's humanitarian activities.
The US regularly hits on positions of the "Al-Shabaab" *.
* A terrorist group banned in Russia
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