Berlin in Hunt for German Alshabaab Financer in Kenya and Somalia


Alshabaab financier Mark Schillinger under pursuit by German security agencies

Somalilandsun – German security officials are due to arrive in Somalia and Kenya in search of a German businessman who allegedly finances youth recruitment for Alshabaab in Eastern Africa.

The individual is said to be an international terrorist. The name of the man is said to be Mark Schillinger. A security official from the German Ministry of Defense by the name Dr. Ralf Brauksiepe will visit Nairobi and Mogadishu so as to investigate the whereabouts of the man in question. However, the date those security officials will come to Kenya and Somalia is still tentative. The head of press at the German Embassy in Nairobi, Mr. Martin Falk confirmed that the date which those security men will arrive in Kenya and Somalia is tentative.

The Alshabaab financier Mark Schillinger is believed to be hiding in either Kenya or Somalia while using another name and a forged travel document.