Terrorism & Insurgency

Suspected Al-Shabaab militants kill one local official in Somalia's Mogadishu

20 September 2017

ONE local official - identified as Fows Mohamed Hussein - was shot dead by suspected Harakat al-Shabaab al-Mujahideen militants in her home in the Hamarjajab district in Somalia's Banaadir region on 17 September, Shabelle Media Network reported. No group has immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, though officials suspected Al-Shabaab militants conducted it.

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