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Al-Qaeda camp hit by Kenya jets and ships

21 November 2011, 10:00

Kenya Defence Forces jets supported by warships on Sunday destroyed a training camp for the Somali militant group Al-Shabaab as efforts to rout the Al-Qaeda-linked militia that is fighting the Somali Transitional Federal Government intensified.

Military spokesman, Major Emmanuel Chirchir, said the targeted Al-Shabaab training facility that is also used by Al-Qaeda to train fighters is based in Hola Wajeer in Badade District, Lower Juba.

“Today 20 November at around 12hrs, KDF jets supported by naval fire destroyed two Al-Shabaab/Al-Qaeda key training facilities in Hola Wajeer,” he said in statement.

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