19 SHABAB FIGHTERS DIE IN STRIKE AIDED BY US

19 SHABAB FIGHTERS DIE IN STRIKE AIDED BY US

ONE AMERICAN DEFENSE OFFICIAL DENIED THAT THERE HAD BEEN A POLICY CHANGE ON ATTACKING THE SHABAB.

But he said Shabab fighters had repelled the attack, which he said lasted for about 30 minutes.
Abdulaziz Abu Muscab, a Shabab spokesman, said that two helicopters had dropped foreign soldiers outside the village.
But private contractors in Somalia said they had seen at least 150 American personnel recently on one Somali base.

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Only days after American aircraft struck a Shabab training camp in Somalia, American Special Operations forces and Somali troops carried out a raid against Shabab fighters, officials said Wednesday, in...

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