10 Militants Killed in El Bur Airstrikes

A suspected US drone attack has killed at least 10 militants near the Somali town of El Bur Galmudug state on Sunday, regional administration officials say.

AlShabaab affiliated websites however reported that only 3 people were killed.

The Alqaeda linked group claims that those killed are civilians.

El Bur is controlled by Alshabaab.

The US has intensified airstrikes against militants in Somalia since the beginning of 2017.

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