The website aired an audio recording from Mohammed Abu Abdullah, al-Shabaab's governor in the Jubaland region, who said that plastic bags "pose a serious threat to the well-being of humans and animals alike", a statement that was repeated in a Twitter message posted on a Shabaab-associated account.
The announcement was made in a broadcast by Radio Andalus, an official mouthpiece of the militant group.
How the militant group will enforce the bans is still unclear but civilians are expected to obey the rules out of fear due to the group's violent nature.
The Somalia-based group announced this week that it is banning single-use plastic bags in the territories under its control.
The statement banning the use of plastic bags was published on Somalimemo.net, a pro-Shabaab website that is believed to be run by the terrorist group's media office.
About 60 percent of the 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic produced throughout history has ended up as waste, with more than three-fourths of that going into landfills or the natural environment, Geyer estimates.
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The Shabaab is fighting to overthrow the internationally backed government in Mogadishu, and also carries out regular attacks in neighboring Kenya which has troops in Somalia as part of an African Union force.
No details were given on how the ban will be implemented.
This isn't the first time that Al-Qaeda or jihadist groups loyal to it have expressed concern over the state of the environment.
In 2016, the Yemeni branch of the terror group criticised former USA president Barack Obama for not doing much to tackle climate change during his administration.
He said Islamic tradition and the teachings of the Prophet Muhammad behoove Afghans to engage in tree-planting, which he said "plays an important role in environmental protection, economic development and the beautification of the earth".
She got into the vehicle and told him to leave. "I'm not a killer, but I do believe in defending what's mine", Booker-Hicks said. He's been charged with two counts of unlawful restraint and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, police said .
There is no update on whether Holden and the unidentified woman are still talking or have plans to see one another again. Upon landing in Dallas, Blair took a photo of the pair walking closely together at the baggage claim area.
Even some of the staunchest USA allies were begrudgingly forced to side with Maduro in condemning Trump's saber rattling. One of them was Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos , while the identities of the other leaders are not known.
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Sharif has previously described the court proceedings against him as politically motivated and a judicial witchhunt. Earlier, an accountability court sentenced Nawaz Sharif to ten years in prison and fined him eight million pounds.
Congressional Democrats have called for Pruitt's ouster for months, and on Thursday their reaction to his departure was swift. The two men also commiserated about the "deep state", along with current and former aides, conspiring against them.
In its report Friday, the government revised up its estimate of job growth in May and April by a combined 37,000. There were increases in professional and business services employment as well as leisure and hospitality.
The remaining warehouses have all been inspected by a third party and have all been deemed to be safe, the company told WLKY . State environmental officials had said they would fine Sazerac Inc., parent company of the distillery, up to $25,000 per day.
Saisai ended a run of three successive first round losses at the All England Club when she beat compatriot Qiang Wang on Tuesday. Isner faced two match points against Bemelmans at 5-4 in the fifth set but held and then broke in the next game.
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