Al-Shabaab ambush KDF convoy in Gedo region to news reports from the Gedo, fighters from the Al-Qaeda affiliated Al-Shabaab terrorist group attacked a convoy owned by Kenyan Defence Force troops under African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in the region.

The terrorist insurgents ambushed the convoys as the battlewagons were withdrawing from Eel-Waaq and headed for Eel-Adde when one of the vehicles was burnt by Al-Shabaab.

Until now the precise numbers of fatalities sustained in the attack are unknown. Shabelle was unable to establish contact with relevant sources in AMISOM.