Somali federal government forces supported by AMISOM troops have launched security operation in Bullo-Burde town and it surrounding areas on Saturday.
Some of the commanders leading the operation said that the operations were intended to beef up the security of the town.
The commanders did say if the forces arrested anyone.
The government forces backed By AMISOM troop have been carrying out operations in recent weeks.
Al-shabab imposed tight sanctions by blocking the main trade routes leading to Bullo-Burde town and other towns in Hiran region such as Jalalaqsi town.