Theresa May: UK will send more troops to Somalia to fight Al-Shabaab

Prime Minister Theresa May has pledged to increase Britain’s support for Somalia in the fight against militant group Al-Shabaab.
In her maiden speech to the General Assembly in New York, Mrs May said that Britain had played a “leading role” in the fight against the militants.
She said the UK would send more troops to train local forces to fight militants, with some 30 training teams being deployed to the African country, with up to 70 troops at a time involved in the mission.
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