US airstrike hits militants bases in Galmudug in support of Somali army – official

Mogadishu, Somalia  – US airtstrike on Friday targeted Al-Shabab militants stationed between Qay’ad village  and Harardhere town in central Somalia’s Galmudug state, statement from Somalia’s Ministry of information said.

The action marked the second time that the U.S. forces launched an airstrike in the country since President Joe Biden came into office.

Somalia said in a statement on Friday that Al-Shabaab have suffered another great loss at the hands of the Danab, the Somali National Army and its partners.  At 10:21 in Galmudug state between Qaycad town and Xarardheere district an airstrike has crippled the al-Shabaab terrorist.

”The precision strike only destroyed al-Shabaab fighters and weapons with zero civilian casualties.” The statement added.

The statement further noted that Al-Shabaab’s tactics are no match for the Danab and its partners. The Danab and SNA move to clear the rest of the al-Shabaab terrorists.

Somali National Army and Galmudug army have been fighting the militants in areas controlled by Galmudug state of Somalia.