Kenya: Mastermind of Manda Attack, His Wife Killed in U.S. Airstrike

Nairobi — The United States said Tuesday that they have killed Al-Shabaab leader linked to the Manda Bay attack.

The US Africa Command (Africom) said the terrorist, whom they did not name, was killed alongside his wife, who was also a known Al-Shabaab member, in an airstrike Saturday.

The airstrike, which was conducted in coordination with Somalia government, reportedly hit Saakow which is about 320 kilometers west of Mogadishu.

“The two terrorists were identified as a senior Al-Shabaab leader,…

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