(MENAFN) On Saturday, two al-Shabaab terrorists were murdered and four more wounded as a result of a battle with government army in southern Somalia, a military official informed reporters.
An intensive fight erupted in Eel Sanini, a village 15 km from Number 50 Airstrip in Lower Shabelle region after the terrorists tried to attack a military base, affirmed Aden Ahmed Ali,Somali National Army ( SNA)' Unit one commander.
Ali emphasized, "We got a tip-off that al-Shabaab militants moved towards our base and we intercepted them, there was a confrontation, but we overpowered them".
He added, "We killed two of the attackers and injured four others. Our forces are now pursuing the rest who ran towards El Dhanane neighborhood".