Al-shabaab militants withdraw from Dinsor town

Published On: Sunday, December, 16 2012 - 17:31:20 This post has been viewed 833 times

Share this post on: or Else
Al-shabaab militants have overnight retreated from Dinsor town, their stronghold in Bay region of southern Somalia, according to local residents.

Some residents told Sunatimes that fighters left the town after Somali army and Ethiopian troops approached.

“Rebel leaders warned the residents not to welcome the government forces and their Ethiopian allies.” one resident said.

Dinsor was under Al-shabaab authority for the past four years.

This development comes as the Somali Defense Minister, Abdikarim Haji Mohamud Fiqi, was on Saturday touring Garbaharey town, headquarter of Gedo region.

Mr Fiqi met with army chiefs and discussed with them about stepping up the military operation in Gedo, Bay and Bakol regions.

Sunatimes: Investigative media with sense of professionalism, fearless in cultivating the truth, informative, unbiased, independent, educative, a role model and a voice to the voiceless
Political Chief Editor:
Abdi Mohamed
Email : [email protected]

Social Chief Editor:
Abdi Salan Abdulle
Email: [email protected]

Sports Chief Editor:
Sunni Said Saleh
Email: [email protected]

Radio Chief Editor:
Mohamed Osman Sheik
Email: [email protected]

Senior news editor
Faduma Farah Ali
[email protected]
Senior news editor
Hawo Abdulle Yusuf
[email protected]
Senior news editor
Muhiima Ahmed Mohamed
[email protected]
Senior news editor
Sahra Abdi Mohamud
[email protected]

No Comments Available
Name :  
Email :  
Comment :  
Virivication Code :  
  • © Copy Right 2009-2015 All Rights Reserved.
    Home | About Us | Site Map | Diinta | Reports | Latest News | Featured Items | Articles | Suna Radio | Contact Us