dressed in a black robe and turban, out to army vehicle to take him into prison. Troops put Sheikh Hussein in a military fighting vehicle and drove him away. It’s yet unknown the motive behind the cleric’s arrest. Somali forces have been battling Islamist fighters since late 2006 when joint Ethiopian-Somali troops drove out the Islamists from power.
commissioner seriously injured in blast
commissioner of Baidoa district has been seriously injured by roadside bomb went off. Bodyguards also died on Saturday according to eyewitnesses.
Eyewitnesses said that plumes of smoke rose near the central bank of the town when the vehicle that was carrying the commissioner Hassan Bikalo struck by the bomb blast.Three of his bodyguards also died in the blast.Islamist rebels have been blamed for the attack. Fighting between troops and rebels has worsened in recent months. There has been no comment from the government officials on this incident. Mr Bikole was rushed to main hospital in the where is undergoing surgery for severe head wounds, according to reports from the hospital in the town where he was taken. "The commissioner was on his way to police station when his white Toyota Land Cruiser vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb," eyewitness Mohamed Yasin said. The windows of the vehicle wereshattered and photos show the passenger side riddled with holes. Roadside bomb are placed underground the ground. They can be detonated by remote control and the explosives can be directed. They are frequently used by the Islamists al shabaab. Police sealed off the scene of the attack.Somalia has been at war since 1991, The Horn of Africa nation has been plagued by chaos and clan-based civil war since when hawiye Warlordism, terrorism. PIRATESM ,(TRIBILISM) Replaces the Honourable Somali President Mohamed Siad Barre administration .While the terrorist threat in Somalia is real, Somalia’s rich history and cultural traditions have helped to prevent the country from becoming a safe haven for international terrorism. The long-term terrorist threat in Somalia, however, can only be addressed through the establishment of a functioning central government Videos: Jihad Camp in Somalia; English-Speaking Recruits WWW.KATAAIB.NET IN VANCOUVER WA, PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR BILL WARNER... Most of the Terrorist are from Hawiye tribe (al-shabaab) The leadership is mostly sub-clans of Hawiye (Habar Gidir clan) With The Exception Of OGADEN CLAN http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dB2mnoXLoec&feature=related (ONLF )own hassan turki(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hasan_Hersi) and Abu Mansur a foot soldier from al-Qaeda.