Somalia: Al-Shabab launches deadly attack on army base

Suicide car bombers, gunmen strike Barire military outpost outside Mogadishu in a brazen assault by the armed group.

Al-Shabab fighters in Somalia attacked a military base outside the capital Mogadishu with car bombs and gunfire on Friday, killing at least eight soldiers before looting the outpost.
“There was heavy fighting this morning,” said Mohamed Haji Ali, a Somali military commander, confirming the attack to local media without providing details of casualties.
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