Somalia makes gains against Al-Shabaab extremists
Witnesses said Monday that several mortars hit the camp in Wardhiglay district as displaced families slept. a father, mother and two children were killed in one house. A further 7 people were wounded and were immediately taken to the hospitals by Mogadishu ambulance service.
A TFG official, who spoke to Keydmedia English News on condition of anonymity, said that there were at least ten mortar bombardments from hiding places in residential neighborhoods hit the compound; some which missed their target struck an IDP camp, just not far away from the palace.
No death was reported from the mortars hit in the Somalia palace so far.
Al-Shabab rebel group has claimed responsibility for the mortar attacks on its Twitter feed Monday, saying that the mortars had hit inside the presidential palace.
Keydmedia.net - Mogadishu, Somalia
At the end of October, Somalia saw its deadliest attack since 2017, 121 were people killed and 333 injured in a double car bombing in the capital, Mogadishu.