October 3, 2010 ·7 Comments
Hargeisa (SomalilandPress)—Somaliland police forces confirmed that they uncovered suspicious terrorist activities in three different cities of Somaliland. Speaking at a press conference Somaliland’s Interior Minister Dr. Mohamed Gabose told the local press about the terrorist plan that were uncovered by the police forces in the cities of Hargeisa, Buroa and Berbera. Dr. Gabose said “our security officials monitored a terrorist plan in its early stages in three different cities and acted on it before the terrorist can launch”. The Minister went farther to point the finger at South Somalia’s terrorist group Al-Shabaab on this failed terrorist attempt. Dr. Gabose blamed this on Al-Shabaab” we suspect these terrorist to be from Al-Shabaab”.
Currently there are a dozen suspects under arrest and the police forces are still searching for the rest of the group whom are believed to be in Somaliland. Somaliland Police Commissioner, Mr. Elim Roble told the local press that these men were arrested in Hargeisa, Buroa and Berbera. The suspects were caught with large amount of explosives in their possession. Police are still investigating the cases and will give an update once the investigation is concluded.
It was August 24th, 2004 when Somaliland police arrested three men in Hargeisa on suspicious of planning a terrorist acts in Somaliland.
Source:SomalilandPress| Oct 3rd, 2010Follow @somalilandpress