Kenya Says Deputy Al Shabaab Commander Killed in Somalia

The deputy commander of Somalia’s al-Shabaab group has been killed along with 10 other mid-level leaders in a strike by the Kenya Defence Forces.

Mahad Mohammed Karatey, who was also head of the militant group’s intelligence wing, played a key role in an attack on a Kenyan army base in El Adde, Somalia, last month, Kenya’s Defence Ministry said in an e-mailed statement.

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