Al-Kataib, the media wing of Al Shabaab published graphic pictures of its invasion of the AMISOM-manned Leego garrison, a little above 100 kilometres southwest of the Somalia seat, Mogadishu.The Al Qaida-linked Al Shabaab stormed the Burundi peacekeepers base on 25 June, over running it easily. Over seventy of the peacekeepers were reported killed in action. Civilians found on the base were also beheaded, according to the reports.The photos show from the moment bullets went flying to the details of weapons and material captures.
The photos that Al-Kataib published of the operation aim to establish the validity of the group’s claims. The gruesome pictures show the moment bullets went flying to the dead and dying, to the details of weapons and material captures after the operation came to a close.