Explosion Rocks Military Base in Mogadishu

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Read: 773     13:13     08 August 2020    

At least 6 militants were killed on Thursday as a result of Somali government operation, and this caused the today's explosion incident.


Col. Ahmed Muse says the bomber struck the 12th April Army Brigade base near the newly reopened sports stadium in Warta-Nabadda district.

There is no immediate word on casualties.

Witnesses say ambulance sirens can be heard as police cordon off the scene. Huge clouds of smoke are billowing.

The al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab extremist group often targets military sites in Mogadishu.



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Explosion Rocks Military Base in Mogadishu

2020/08/1596877970.jpg
Read: 774     13:13     08 August 2020    

At least 6 militants were killed on Thursday as a result of Somali government operation, and this caused the today's explosion incident.


Col. Ahmed Muse says the bomber struck the 12th April Army Brigade base near the newly reopened sports stadium in Warta-Nabadda district.

There is no immediate word on casualties.

Witnesses say ambulance sirens can be heard as police cordon off the scene. Huge clouds of smoke are billowing.

The al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab extremist group often targets military sites in Mogadishu.



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