BY ALI ABDI AND LIBAN GOLICHA
North Eastern Terror alert issued for Moyale after suspects are arrested with thousands of SIM cards and sophisticated equipment MOYALE, KENYA:
A terror alert has been issued in the twin towns of Moyale that straddles across the Kenya and Ethiopia border. The move follows an arrest of three Kenyans with alleged links to Al-Qaeda affiliate in Somalia, Al-Shabaab on Thursday. A joint Kenya and Ethiopian security forces on Thursday made a major breakthrough in Moyale, Kenya after they arrested three people with more than 100,000 simcards from three different countries and secured sophisticated telecommunication gadgets, all traced to the Al-Shabaab terror cell. The seized gadgets, worth millions of shillings are desktop computers, laptops, modems, cell phones, radio calls, digital cameras and satellite receivers.