Somali regional government of Puntland vowed Wednesday that the security crackdown in Bosaso city on so-called terrorist groups would continue till the eradication of terrorists from the area following series assassinations on local government officials, KNN reports.
“The security operation will go on until terrorism is defead,”said senior police officer who asked to be unnamed.
On Tuesday Senior Puntland presidential official shot and killed in Bosaso city according to the local police. The killers escaped on foot after the shooting, witnesses said.
The killing on Aden Gaas came a just a few days after suspected al-shabaab members shot and killed senior Puntland police officer who succumbed to hos injuries in hospital in Bosaso.