Somalia: Car Accident Kills ICU Official in Central Region

Mogadishu — Sheik Ibrahim Yusuf, the ICU forces commander in Beledweyn town in central Somalia has confirmed on Sunday that the deputy chief of the ICU forces in Hiran region died and injured several others in car accident near Beledweyn airport in central Somalia.

Sheik Ibrahim told Shabelle Radio that the car was in a test but simply turned over when it reached near the airport killing the deputy commander of the ICU forces in Hiran region Abdirahman Farah Dirow adding that several others of the forces were injured in the accident including the commander of the Islamic Courts Union in Hiran region Ahmed Osman Abdalla known as (Inji).

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