15 March 2014

Somalia: Intense Brawls Broke Out in Buulobarde Last Night

According to news reports from the Buulobarde in the Hiiraan region, clashes that were ongoing for at least a few hours occurred last night in the district.

The fight came subsequent to when Al-Shabaab militants attacked a Police Station and the Buulobarde district administration center in Hiiraan.

Although the casualties are unknown, the locals are reported to be evacuating from the Buulboarde district.

The people have made their ways towards the two exits of the district and this morning in that region it was said that the telecommunication is still down.

This morning, the vibrant movement of business owners failed to open their shops as they were frantic to evacuate Buulobarde in fear of any more Al-Shabaab attacks.

It was only recently when Al-Shabaab lost control of the Buulobarde district in Hiiraan region after they retreated.

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