US al-Shabab militant held in Somalia

December 8, 2015 1:10 AM

16 0

US al-Shabab militant held in Somalia

An American member of Somali Islamist militant group al-Shabab has been arrested in Somalia, an official has told the BBC.

He said the man had been stopped while he was trying to escape from al-Shabab after some of his friends were killed following an internal rift.

Also read: Pakistani troops clash with militants near Afghan border

Read more

To category page

Loading...