Mogadishu(SONNA)-Somali National Army is making progress on the fight against the militant group of Al-Shabaab after conducting military operation in lower Shabelle and Gedo regions these days, SONNA reported.
In Gedo region, Somali National Army removed Al-Shabaab militants from several villages including Canaale on Monday.
Army Commander in the region, Abdifitah Mohamed Turba’ told Somali National News Agency that the military operation still goes on.
On the the hand, SNA together with African Union Peacekeeping Troops took control of several key towns and locations in lower Shabelle region in the past two days.
AL-Shabaab militants are escaping from the areas before the joint forces approach to capture their strong-holds and this shows their weakness now.
By Mohamed Osman ‘Black Cobra’