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US carries out al-Shabab air strike in Somalia

The US military has targeted the leadership of militant group al-Shabab in air strikes in Somalia

The BBC's Dennis Okari reports that it is not clear if leader Ahmed Abdi Godane was hit in the strikes, some 240km (150 miles) south of the capital, Mogadishu.

  • 02 Sep 2014
  • From the section Africa
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