Captured the towns of Dardan and Jirada- Kullow in Bay region in simultaneous dawn operations.
Somali government forces with the support of African Union Mission in Somalia.
The securing of these key towns raises to six the number of strategic positions captured by the allied forces in less than ten days.
This renewed offensive follows last week recovery of the towns of Aw- dheegle, Jannale and Barrire in lower Shabelle and the Jowhar airfield in Middle Shabelle.
AMISOM will continue to confront the enemies of peace and to support the people of Somalia as they strive to rebuild their nation.