Somalia: 3 Govt Soldiers Killed in Afgoye Alshabaab Attack

At least three government soldiers were killed in an overnight Alshabaab attack on Afgoye town some 30km from the Somali capital Mogadishu, Radio Dalsan reports.

An official confirmed to Radio Dalsan that the militants executed a heavy attacked on government soldiers base in the town past midnight.

The goverrnment soldiers managed to repulse the attack.

At least 7 soldiers were injured in the fighting and several military vehicles destroyed.

More From: Dalsan Radio

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.