US carries out air strike in Somalia


The United States military has carried out an air strike targeting Islamic State terrorists in Somalia, killing three.

US Africa Command said the strike was carried out on 25 October in the Golis Mountain region of Somalia in coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia.

“The Golis Mountains are a known area for terrorist activity. Precision airstrikes such as these support Somali security forces efforts to protect the Somali people from terrorists and support long-term security in the region,” Africom said.

The airstrike killed three terrorists.