21 Sep
Somalia: Militants said to leave last stronghold | The Examiner
Abdirashid Hashi, a horn of Africa analyst with the International Crisis Group, says he is not surprised that the militants are moving. The militants have not put up cohesive resistance in the southern Somali towns they once controlled, he said, noting that al-Shabab doesn’t have the firepower to match the tanks, warships and military planes the Kenyan military is using in southern Somalia.
FULL ARTICLE (AP via The Examiner)
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Somalia: Militants said to leave last stronghold | The Examiner

Abdirashid Hashi, a horn of Africa analyst with the International Crisis Group, says he is not surprised that the militants are moving. The militants have not put up cohesive resistance in the southern Somali towns they once controlled, he said, noting that al-Shabab doesn’t have the firepower to match the tanks, warships and military planes the Kenyan military is using in southern Somalia.

FULL ARTICLE (AP via The Examiner)

Photo: United Nations/Flickr

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