UK’s Development Minister meets with Somalia president
Reliable Sources KON got from the area suggested that mysterious men armed with pistols shot and killed the Soldiers at a point blank range on the spot and immediately disappeared from the scene to escape a capture.
No group has yet claimed credit for the shooting.
Since the start of Ramadan month, Over 15 traffic police army officers were killed in Mogadishuand elsewhere in the country in the last few days as Al shabab militants vowed to target government forces especially traffic police on the streets of Somali Capital.
Before its capture in December, 2012, Jowhar town which serves as a strategic crossroads of routes to the north and south of the country had been a major base for Al-Shabaab in southern Somalia, but now it is under the control of Somali and AMISOM troops.
KON English News Desk
UK Minister Mitchell praised the Somali government and its people for their courage and commitment to fight against Al-Shabaab and progress in debt relief through economic reforms.