Somalia: Bomb Blast in Galkayo Wounds Two Puntland Soldiers

According to news reports from the Mudug region, a strong explosion occurred today in Galkayo targeting soldiers of the Puntland state administration.

A minimum of two soldiers were wounded after armed fighters through bombs at a vehicle being driven by soldiers of Puntland state administration as they were passing by Garsoor, a neighborhood in North Galkayo.

After the blast, the surviving soldiers conducted search crackdowns in the Garsoor neighborhood in which they detained many youth suspected with being tied to the explosion.

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