Somalian firing squad execute 21 al-Shabab militants for series of attacks

Twenty-one members of Islamist militant group al-Shabab were executed in Somalia’s semi-autonomous state of Puntland after they were convicted for a series of attacks. They were sentenced by a military court in Galkayo and shot by a firing squad. State radio said 18 of the men had carried out assassinations and bombings over more than […]