Police in Winnipeg, Canada, have arrested two suspects in connection with the August 26 assassination of Mohamed Yusuf Abikar.
The two non-Somali suspects are charged with murder.
Mohamed Yusuf of Toronto has been on holiday in the assassination conspiracy Winnipeg.
Yassin Abikar Ali, the nephew of Mohamed Yusuf, said they welcomed the move by the troops and hoped their son would get justice.
Dozens of Somali youths have been killed in Canada in the past, including by Somali men and by Canadian men.