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Somalia: US-led airstrike kills 26 Al-Shabab terrorists
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Somalia: US-led airstrike kills 26 Al-Shabab terrorists

Washington, Mar 1: US forces carried out an airstrike in central Somalia that killed 26 members of the al-Shabab terrorist group, United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) said in a statement on Friday.

"US forces conducted an airstrike in the vicinity of Hiran, Somalia, on February 28, 2019," the statement said.

"At this time, it is assessed this airstrike killed 26 terrorists." AFRICOM said that its initial assessment indicated that no civilians were injured or killed in the airstrike. UNI