Photo: High Ranking Al-Shabaab Leader Surrendered Himself to Authorities
- A high ranking al-Shabaab leader has surrendered himself to authorities sending a good signal in the war against terrorism
- AMISOM confirmed the defection through its Twitter account praising the former militant for the unexpected yet bold move
A top al-Shabaab leader has surrendered himself to soldiers after serving in the militia group for a long time.
Hussein Mukhtar (second right) surrendered himself to Somali National Army
Hussein Mukhtar was on Tuesday, March 7 received by the Somali army in Baidoa Southern Somalia.
AMISOM which includes the Kenya Defence Forces confirmed Mukhtar's unexpected move urging other militants to follow suit.
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