Skip to content
Subscriber Only

Suspected U.S. Drone Strike Said to Target Al-Shabaab Camps

An overnight drone strike in Somalia’s southern Lower Shabelle region destroyed al-Shabaab training camps, government officials said Tuesday.

The suspected U.S. attack targeted the Shanta Ameerika area “causing heavy losses” for the militants, Muhidin Ali Aliyow, mayor of a district near the camps, said by phone.