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Puntland vows to end Al-shabab resistance in Galgala mountains

Storyline:National News

Puntland security forces launched massive security crackdown against Al-shabab in Galgala, the door way to Golis mountains in North Eastern Somalia.

According to the security officials who spoke to media they said that they will end Al-shabab resistance in the region.

Fighting that embarked between Puntland security forces and Al-shabab has mete out unspecified casualties as local residents confirmed to the media.

Puntland president Abdiweli Mohamed Ali Gaas confirmed that the forces killed over 30 Al-shabab members during the fight in Galgala Mountains.

He added that Al-shabab lost the control of some areas to Puntland forces including Hoor, dhagah Dheer, dharkeen and Din Digleed localities.