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US, Somali Forces Target al-Shabab in Joint Helicopter Raid

US, Somali Forces Target al-Shabab in Joint Helicopter Raid

U.S. and Somali special forces conducted a joint raid early Tuesday on an al-Shabab base, killing or capturing an unknown number of the extremist group’s militants.

Somali security official Mohamed Nur Gabow told VOA Somali that U.S. forces played a “lead role” in the operation targeting al-Shabab officials.

Source: US, Somali Forces Target al-Shabab in Joint Helicopter Raid