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  10/7/2013, Cheshvan 3, 5774

Officials: Target in Somalia was 'Foreign Fighter Commander'

The U.S. raid in Somalia on Saturday reportedly targeted a Kenyan of Somali origin known by the name Ikrima, described as a foreign fighter commander for Al-Shabaab in Somalia, U.S. officials said on Sunday.

The officials, who spoke to the Reuters news agency, were speaking on condition of anonymity.