The United States military says targeted air strikes against suspected terrorists in Somalia have killed 15.
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The air strikes killed 11 and four people, respectively, after Somali troops engaged the terrorists. The statement says no civilians were harmed.
These are the latest in a dramatic uptick in US air strikes in the Horn of Africa nation since President Donald Trump took office.
Al Shabaab, the deadliest militant group in Africa, continues with attacks in Somalia and neighbouring Kenya.