The troops of the 27th Division of the Somali National Army have carried out operations in areas of Middle Shabelle region, capturing areas from Al Shabaab.
Officials who led the operation said that members of Al-Shabaab were sometimes harassed in the area near Haji Ali under Adale district.
The operation was led by the Commander of the 4th Battalion Saney Abdulle and the Deputy Commander of the 27th Division General Salah Mumin Muse and other officers, and the troops took control of al-Shabaab strongholds.
The spokesman of operations and public relations of the 27th Division of the Somali National Army, Hidigle Hassan Siyad Mohamed, said that the forces took control of Bursa-sheikh, Danyere, Birta-dheer and Nur Hoshow areas and other areas.
He also said that the forces will continue operations until other areas are liberated from Middle Shabelle region to ensure security.
The Somali National Army (SNA) sometimes conducts various operations in areas and districts of Middle Shabelle region, but sometimes comes under attack from Al-Shabaab.