WORLD US launches airstrike against al-Shabaab terrorists in Somalia

WORLD

US launches airstrike against al-Shabaab terrorists in Somalia

Xinhua

07:40, July 21, 2021

The Pentagon said on Tuesday that U.S. forces had conducted an airstrike in Somalia against al-Shabaab, a terrorist group linked to al-Qaeda.

"In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. Africa Command forces conducted one airstrike against al-Shabaab in the vicinity of Galkayo, Somalia, July 20, 2021," Pentagon spokeswoman Cynthia King said in a statement.

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