U.S. conducts airstrike in support of Somalia

Addis Ababa, November 28, 2017 (FBC) - In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. forces conducted an airstrike against ISIS, in northeastern Somalia on November 27, killing one terrorist.

The strike occurred at approximately 3 p.m. local Somalia time, according to US AFRICOM.

U.S. forces will continue to use all authorized and appropriate measures to protect U.S. citizens and to disable terrorist threats.

This includes partnering with AMISOM and Somali National Security Forces (SNSF) in combined counterterrorism operations and targeting terrorists, their training camps, and their safe havens throughout Somalia and the region.

Posted by Amare Asrat