BULO BURDE – A land mine explosion targeted a car carrying civilians in an area called Aqaboy near Buq-aqable under Buulo-burde district, south of Hiran region.
At least 5 people were killed by the blast that was planted on the road by suspected Al-Shabaab militants who are at war with the Somali army in the region.
Local residents said 4 people died on the spot, while the other person who was injured in the attack succumbed on the way to the hospital.
The eleders killed in the blast were:
1- Yusuf Fidow Farah
2 – His son Ibrahim Yusuf Fidow
2- Mukhtar Haji
4- Hassan Hussein Lugayare.