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Eight al-Shabab militants arrested, arms cache seized in Somali State

Somali special forces arrested eight suspected al-Shabab militants during an operation in the Afder Zone of Barey Wereda, Somali Region, on Thursday. A cache of weapons, including 50 Kalashnikovs, 10 RPGs, and ammunition were recovered during the arrests. This event took place on 05/12/2022 at the following location: Afder Region, Ethiopia.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Arrest

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 8

Source: Addis Standard