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Weapon cache seized at Kismayo port
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Weapon cache seized at Kismayo port

Jubaland authorities on Tuesday seized a cache of weapon hidden in a ship container at the Kismayo port. A source at the Port confirmed to Radio Dalsan that the weapons were part of a motor vehicle shipment  said to be originating from an unidentified  South African port. The weapons include  2,00 of AK-47 , BKM, Pistols,  RPGs and  IED making material. The owner of the ship has been identified as  Puntland businessman Abdi Jamal. .Jubaland security and Amisom have launched an investigation to find out where the weapons were headed to. Despite a long existing arms embargo weapons still find their way into the country  fueling an ongoing insurgency by militant group Alshabaab and several other clan based. Current the regions of Galmudug and Puntland have experienced conflict caused  by Alshabab and ISIS.