Twin attacks hit Italian military convoy in Somali capital and U.S. base in Bale

Twin attacks hit Italian military convoy in Somali capital and U.S. base in Bale

A US base and an Italian military convoy were attacked in Somalia where foreign troops are stationed to support the government. In both cases the Al-Qaeda-linked Islamist group Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility. The Baledogle US special forces base is located some 100 kms from Mogadishu.

Tom A
Tom A
jane
jane 4 months

An EU convoy??? I didn't realize Reuters was already making up stories to legitimize the non-existant EU army...

Katse Kubeb
Katse Kubeb 4 months

“The Italians are part of a European Union mission training Somali forces.” The EU has an army ..... ??

Miles O'Brien
Miles O'Brien 4 months

How many twins were killed or injured in these simultaneous attacks?

Paul C
Paul C 4 months

Somalia just sounds like a lovely place for a visit!

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