Terrorism & Insurgency

Grenade attack wounds five civilians in Somalia's Shabeellaha Hoose

31 January 2018

FIVE civilians were wounded in a grenade attack by unidentified militants in the village of Shalanbod in Somalia's Shabeellaha Hoose region on 29 January, Shabelle Media Network and Radio Shabelle reported. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but Harakat al-Shabaab al-Mujahideen has conducted similar previous attacks. Reports added that security forces responded by arresting an unspecified number of people.



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