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Attacks grow as Somalia prepares for the presidential election

Frontline | 30/03/2022 06:30 PM | Click to read full article

In the latest violence to rock Somalia, militants overran the Af Urur military base in the north of the country on March 27, killing four soldiers.

That ambush comes barely a week after two deadly attacks: one on the Halane base near the airport in the capital, Mogadishu, and twin blasts in the city of Beledweyne, in central Somalia.