Al-Shabab releases pictures of Ethiopian troops killed in recent ambush

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Al-Shabab's media-wing released images yesterday of deceased Ethiopian troops along with their military I.D. tags, weapons, munition and trucks.

According to media reports, heavy fighting broke out last weekend between Ethiopian forces and Al Shabaab militants in Jameco area 20 Km east of Burhakaba town in south of Somalia’s Bay region.

The fighting started when Al Shabab militants ambushed an Ethiopian convey heading through the town, witnesses reported.

During the raid, Al Shabab claims to have killed at least 30 Ethiopian forces and destroyed 7 military technical convoys.