MOGADISHU, Somalia

The U.S. and Somalia carried out three airstrikes targeting the al-Shabaab militant group, killing four members, U.S. Africa Command said Sunday.

In a statement, it said the military exercise focused on al-Qaeda affiliated al-Shabaab militants in two locations: Qunyo Barrow and Caliyoow Barrow.

It said an initial assessment concluded that two airstrikes killed two terrorists and destroyed two vehicles in Qunyo Barrow and one airstrike killed two terrorists in Caliyoow Barrow.

It noted that a current assessment showed that no civilians were injured or killed as a result of the airstrikes, emphasizing that “these precision airstrikes targeted al-Shabaab

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