Kenyan Military Kills 34 Somali Extremists

Kenyan Military Kills 34 Somali Extremists

Sunday 1437/6/11 – 2016/03/20

Nairobi, Jumada II 11, 1437, Mar 20, 2016, SPA — The Kenyan military said Sunday its troops killed 34 fighters from the extremists of al-Shabab in clashes in Somalia.
The latest fighting raises the number of militants the Kenyan army says it has killed in the past week to 53, AP reported.
Twenty one militants were killed in fighting in the southern city of Afmadow on Saturday, military spokesman Col David Obonyo said. He said two Kenyan soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb in the incident.
Obonyo said the Kenyan soldiers killed another 13 militants Sunday near Ras Kamboni in southern Somalia.
–SPA
21:27 LOCAL TIME 18:27 GMT