Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) troops killed one Al-Shabaab insurgent and injured many others in Milimani, Lamu County, in the country's coastal region.
The terrorist was killed on Wednesday, read part of the statement released by the KDF. According to reports, the troops were on patrol when they came across a terrorist group on the Milimani-Baure major supply route.
One AK47 rifle and three magazines were found from the area, and soldiers are on the lookout for the terrorists who fled with bullet wounds.
No KDF officer was injured during the encounter.
"KDF troops, in collaboration with other security agencies, remain dedicated to pacifying the area and degrading Al Shabaab terrorists as part of Operation Amani Boni."©Standard Gazette, 2021. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site’s publisher is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Standard Gazette with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.