Reports from Kismayo, the capital of Jubbaland state, say that heavy fighting between Al Shabaab and Jubbaland forces is taking place in Janay Abdalle area.
Fighting erupted after Al Shabaab militants launched a major attack on Jubbaland military bases in Janay Abdalle area.
According to our sources, there was a gun battle between the two sides and there were casualties on both sides.
Kismayu (sh.M.Network) reports from the port city of Kismayu confirm that Al shabab fighters have withdrawn from the port city of Kismayu.
The fighting took place in Janay Abdalle on the outskirts of Kismayo, a former Al Shabaab stronghold, but was recently taken over by Jubbaland forces.