Somalia:Suicide car bomber targets AMISOM convoy
Mareeg.com-A suicide car bomber has targeted a convoy belonging to AMISOM forces outside Mogadishu, locals told Radio Dalsan.
A suicide car driver targeted the convoy heading to their base near Arbiska area, 25km outside Mogadishu on the main Afgoye corridor.
Al Shabab militant group claimed the attack, saying they have killed soldiers of AMISOM.
But a spokesman for African Union Mission in Somalia Colonel Ali Aden Houmed has said they AAMISOM forces shot dead the suicide car driver before it exploded.
“There were no any human casualties at all” he added.
Somalia National Army backed by the African Union Forces took at least seven district from al Shabab in the past weeks in an operation in the south and central regions of the country. Dalsanradio.com