Heavy fighting and shells kill 25, wound 70 others

MOGADISHU (Keydmedia.net)-At least 25 people were killed and 70 others wounded after heavy fighting and shells between the weak government backed by the African union peacekeeping forces and Islamist militias of Al-shabab and hisbul Islam took place on Thursday in the capital, Mogadishu, reports said
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The clashes between the warring parts occurred in Hodan and H/wadag districts of southern and  north of Mogadishu, residents said.

 Major of the casualties happened in Bakara market where a single shell killed 2 dozen of people and injured number of others in only one spot, eye witness said.

 Head of the ambulances in Mogadishu Ali Muse told reports that their medical personnel took 69 injuries adding that they had seen 19 dead bodies during the time they were collecting wounded people.

The warring groups, the government and the Islamist militias are claiming that they had reached development from the war each other, ignoring that the dying, wounding and fleeing, are the innocent people in the capital Mogadishu whose complaints and calls of the on going confrontations are not heard and not respected.

 The fighting is going sporadically right now and shells are very serous which most people killed and wounded, reports said.



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