Somali leader Dahir Aweys was falsely reported wounded or killed in fighting in the capital of Mogadishu some years back. Hisbul Islam and al-Shabab merged and vowed to topple the Transitional Federal Government that is backed by the US and AMISOM., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos on Flickr.
Somali government releases Sheikh Hassan Dahir Aweys from the Jail
Posted on January 30, 2014
Reports coming to Raxanreeb online news desk tonight are stating that Shiekh Hassan Dahir Aweys was released from the jail that he was in since his detention in June last year of the Federal government of Somalia.
Shiekh Hassan Dahir Aweys escaped from Al-Qaida-Linked militants Al-shabab in Barawe, Lower Shabelle taking route on the sea to the central regions coasts.
He was later under the custody of peace keeping Somali police unit centre at Shibis district, Banaadir.
Hassan Dahir Aweys was the leader of the Religious militants group, Hisbul Islam.
This officer is said to have taken to a house that was arranged for him by the federal government of Somalia.
The release of Dahir Aweys is coming after earlier talks between the clan this official and the federal government led by president Hassan Sheikh came into an agreement.