Somali girls brutally raped in town near Mogadishu
MOGADISHU, Somalia – Two little girls are undergoing an emergency surgery after being raped brutally in Afgoye town, some 30km south of the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
The girls under of 3 and 4 years-old were abducted from their homes by unknown men and sexually assaulted on March 30.
Somali journalist, Harun Macruf with VOA quoting relatives says the gang-raping took place while victims’ families were away for attending a wedding.
The following day, farmers found them and alerted authorities, according to Macruf.
Local government officials in the town say the girls had suffered a brutal assault.
It is unclear whereabouts of the rapists.
It is latest in a series of sexual attacks on women and young girls to shock Somalia.
Sources: Mareeg Online