GalMudug forces attacked Al-Shabaab
Adado,Galgadud province,Galmudug State, Somalia (DIPLOMAT.SO) – According to a press statement issued by the Information Ministry of GalMudug State of Somalia –
GalMudug State of Somalia forces today forced out Al-Shabab to flee from outskirts of Ad & Eel-Abdi villages. Al-Shabab militia was re-grouping in the area in order to attack Ad & Eel-Abdi villages, but security forces attacked them and as a result they fled from the area.
Minister of Information, Orientation, Culture & Tourism of GalMudug State of Somalia Mr. Mohamud Aden Osman (Mesagaway) stated that GalMudug forces attacked Al-Shabab militia that were trying to regroup outskirts of Ad & Eel-Abdi. Minister Mesagaway said “GalMudug State puts priority on security and as a result of President Guled’s orders security forces attacked Al-Shabab militia that were regrouping in the area. Security forces received intelligence report that the militia were trying to recapture Ad & Eel-Abdi villages following their defeat not that long ago. Today’s security operation was very successful as terrorists fled the area with dead-bodies and injures as they fled towards Harardhere district. Today’s success will give a confidence to the people that GalMudug forces will continue the fight against terrorists.”
Minister Mesagaway continued to say “GalMudug State is adamant that terrorists will regroup if given opportunities, so our security forces will continue to fight in order to eliminate all threats posed by Al-Shabab. GalMudug President has asked security forces to do all they can to ensure that Al-Shabab is wiped-out from GalMudug areas. We hugely thank our people for their cooperation with security forces as today’s intelligence came from people in the area. Terrorists fled the area after was heavily defeated and they managed to take with them dead-bodies and injured terrorists towards Harardhere district. Our forces will not rest until all threats from terrorists are eliminated for good in order to bring peace and stability in the areas.”
Minister Mesagaway finally appealed to public to continue their support to security forces in order to bring peace and stability. Minister Mesagaway also appealed to young people that are trapped inside Al-Shabab to put down guns and join the peace process. Minister Mesagaway extended his appeal to Traditional elders, religious leaders and all segments of the society to reach-out our young people in order to join the peace process..