Al-shabab arrests UNICEF, ICRC officials in southern Somalia.

BAYDHABO (KEYDMEDIA) reports from bay region confirmed that Al-shabab militant arrested two employees of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Baydhabo the capital of the region.
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Abdi risaq Mohamed Kheyre, ICRC employee and  Aali Mo’alim Black, UNICEF official have been arrested Al-shabab fighters who are reportedly loyal to Al-shabab’s first leader Mohame d Abid Owgodane. The nationality   of abducted officials is Somali.


UNICEF and ICRC were the unique aid agencies who have been working in the country after Al-shabab banned all foreign agencies to work in Somalia. Some reports say that UNICEF and ICRC sued to give Al-shabab much money.


The abduction of the officials came after UN Declared Somalia as World