U.S. Airstrike Kills a Top IS Group Leader in Northern Somalia

Apr 16, 2019 - Time Magazine

Dhuqub was responsible for the daily operations of the extremist group, planning attacks and getting resources, said the U.S. military statement.

The airstrike targeted the vehicle carrying Dhuqub, said the statement. No civilians were injured or killed as a result of this airstrike, according to the U.S. military.

“We continue to work with our Somali partners to keep pressure on the al-Shabaab and ISIS-Somalia terror networks,” said Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Gregg Olson, U.S. ...