Kenya set to withdraw Somalia battalion

Thursday February 7 2013

Kenya Defence Forces troops at Afmadow Airstrip after capturing the key Al Shabaab logistical base. Kenya intends to reduce its troop presence in Somalia by about 20 per cent. Photo/FILE

Kenya Defence Forces troops at Afmadow Airstrip after capturing the key Al Shabaab logistical base. Kenya intends to reduce its troop presence in Somalia by about 20 per cent. Photo/FILE NATION MEDIA GROUP

By KEVIN KELLEY