|Getting ready to "Badaahbing!"|
Airstrikes in Somalia on Monday and Tuesday. This group is similar in their religious beliefs as the Islamic State, and similar too in how they deal with opposing religious viewpoints.
Navy Captain Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, said the targeted militants posed a serious and imminent threat to U.S. personnel assisting the Somali government forces north of Kismayo in southern Somalia.
President Barack Obama has taken full credit for the courageous part of the attack, although he wasn't there.