19 Al-Shabaab terrorists were on Wed, 16th March killed by KDF soldiers in Lower Juba, Somalia
KDF troops operating under AMISOM identified the militants approaching the camp and engaged them in a fierce gun battle. The militant had intended to attack and cut off the Somali National Army from the Amisom (KDF) camp.
A vehicle, 10 AK47 rifles and 3 pocket propelled grenades were recovered.
The Al-Shabaab ambush follows an assault on the militia group by Kenyan troops, where Al Shabaab Deputy Commander, Mahad Mohammed Karatey was killed as he presided over a passing out ceremony of more than 80 militants.