Puntland State of Somalia

 

Garowe 

PRESS RELEASE

11 May 2011 

Somalia: Puntland Government Forces Kill 21 Al Shabaab Militants 

Puntland Government forces based in Galgala mountainous area were ambushed during the early hours Wednesday. 

Government forces vehicles were hit with rockets, causing 5-dead and 4-wounded of Puntland Government security forces. 

At least 21 Al Shabaab militants were killed who had secretly entered Golis Mountain Range, west of Galgala area, recently. 

The fleeing remnants of the Al Shabaab militants run back to the mountain hideouts, as Puntland Government forces continue military operations to hunt down the militants. 

We will update you with any new information. 

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Ministry of Security and DDR
Government of Puntland State of Somalia
Bossaso