Al-Shabaab releases detained medics
February 22, 2012 Markacadeey
Al-Shabaab militant group in Central Somali village of
Halgan Thursday evening released two doctors from a militant
run cell in the area where they were being held since
The doctors were arrested shortly after
arriving at the village from Beledweyne and were accused of
working for a banned aid agency in the region.
local nurse who received them during their arrival at the
village was also set free with several binding conditions.
They were barred from returning to areas where the said
organisation still works.