US commandos partnered with Somalis in anti-militant raid

March 9, 2016 4:14 PM

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American commandos partnered with Somali soldiers in a ground raid against Al Shabab Tuesday in southern Somalia, a defense official told Fox News.

Officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss an operation that has not been announced publicly, told The Associated Press that unknown number of militants were killed. Roughly 50 special operations troops have been operating in Somalia on a rotational basis for the last few years.

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