Al-Shabab Claims Deaths Of U.S. And Kenyan Soldiers, Vows To Continue Attacks On U.S. Troops

January 6, 2020

In a statement summarizing the January 5, 2020, attack on a U.S. military base in Lamu County, Kenya, at Camp Simba, Somali Al-Qaeda affiliate Al-Shabab Al-Mujahideen claims it killed seventeen U.S. soldiers and nine Kenyan soldiers, and destroyed aircraft and vehicles.[1] The U.S. Africa Command has...

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