U.S. Africa Command forces worked with the Federal Government of Somalia to take out an al-Shabaab compound. The airstrike occurred in the vicinity of Buulo Fulaay, Somalia. An initial assessment showed that one terrorist member was killed, and the compound destroyed. The assessment also stated that no civilians were injured during the airstrike. “This strike in Buulo Fulaay combined with recent strikes, shows our resolve and degrades al-Shabaab’s ability to threaten Somalia and its neighbors,” stated U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Dagvin Anderson, Joint Task Force – Quartz commander.
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