Post Tagged with: "alshaab"

Uganda Bids Farewell to Soldiers Killed in Somalia

May 27, 2014 5:30 pm0 comments
Ugandan solders bid farewell to fallen colleagues-Courtesy photo

Uganda is mourning the death of three of its soldiers killed by Alshabaab militants during an attack on the Somali parliament. Alshabab militants on Saturday attacked the Somali parliament killing three members of the Ugandan continent of AMISOM. “We send back our fallen comrades with grief and sorrow but in their bravery and resolute to liberate Somalis we shall pick courage and soldier on to liberate the African people and for the cause of Pan Africanism, fare thee well comrades” reads a statement issued by Ugandan Contingent Spokesperson Major Deo Akiiki. According to Akiiki all the 13 Alshabaab terrorists were killed while AMISOM recorded three deaths and four injuries. “It […]

Read more ›

Two AMISOM Soldiers Killed & Several Civilians Reported Dead in Somali Parliament Attack

May 24, 2014 4:39 pm0 comments
Two AMISOM Soldiers Killed & Several Civilians Reported Dead in Somali Parliament Attack

Al-Shabab   Alshabaab militias have attacked Somali parliament killing two soldiers from African Union Mission in Somalia-AMISOM and several civilians. A Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Device (VBIED) went off at the entrance to the Somali Parliament and shortly al Shabaab fighters also stormed the building. Major Deo Akiiki The Spokesperson of the Ugandan military contingent in Somalia confirmed the attack. “A suicide VBIED at Parliament, 3 of the attackers killed and 02 blew themselves up, two AMISOM deaths, civillian fatalities as well” Akiiki stated. The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for Somalia (SRCC), Ambassador Mahamat Saleh Annadif also confirmed the attack and commended Somali security […]

Read more ›

Facebook

Get the Facebook Likebox Slider Pro for WordPress