Heavy fighting between the military government and Al Shabaab fighters in the area yesterday Daynuunay the outskirts of Baidoa. The fighting resulted in many casualties including deaths and injuries.
More than half of the 60 th Army Janeraal Mohamed Sheikh Abdullahi said the fighting Daynuunay militiamen dozen al Qaeda attack.
The commander said that 17 Al Shabaab fighters were killed in the fighting, including an officer of the group named Abdiaziz Isaq Nurow (Abu Yahye).
General Sheikh Mohammed said the two sides battle looga senior military killed and three other soldiers, he noted that fighting the army defeated dagaalyahaadii group of attackers.
The fighting that took place yesterday in Daynunay area of Bay region is said to have resulted in heavy casualties on both sides. The fighting lasted for hours and later the fighters left the area