Islamist leader calls for fresh fighting against AMISOM.
Mogadishu (Alshahid) – Sheik Hassan Dahir Aweys, the Islamist leader of Hizbul Islam organization on Saturday called for fresh attacks on African Union troops citing that they are part of the increasing problems.
Speaking on Saturday, Sheik Aweys said to the Islamist fighter’s war against foreigners would be inevitable signalling out that AMISOM troops were part of the continuing problems in Somalia. “The people can reach peace and progress if they fight against the foreign troops in Somalia. The Somali people can return their prestige and honour after 20 years of conflicts and political deadlock,” said the Islamist leader.
This comes amid intense fighting between different warring groups in the Somali capital Mogadishu