MOGADISHU-Danan-FM- Somali National Army supporting by AMISOM peace keeping forces have captured Al-shabab held towns in lower Shabelle region ,Southern Somalia, Residents told Radio Danan.
AMISOM troops with Somali government forces launched an attack against Al-shabab fighters and overpowered the militants, capturing Janale,Baladul-Amin and another areas which situate in the agriculture rich, lower Shabelle province in southern Somalia.
Residents who spoke to Radio Danan over the phone told that Al-shabab fighters have been driven out janale , Barire, Mubarak ,Baladul-Amiin and another towns which were pivotal to Al-shabab ,the Al-qaida linked group in Somalia.
There were heavy fighting between Somali troops backing by AMISOM forces and Al-shabab fighters ,according to residents .
Al-shabab did not comment on Saturday attacks hit in towns in lower Shabelle region which Somali government claimed that it overpowered Al-shabab forces .
Written by:Mohamed Ibrahim Bulbul