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21 al-Shabab militants, three civilians killed in the central region

Somali forces repelled an al-Shabab terrorist attack on their base and the town of Masagaweyn early Saturday morning. At least 18 militants and three civilian traditional elders were killed in the fighting. Several others were missing after the clashes. This event took place on 04/22/2023 at the following location: Masagaweyn, Somalia.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Clash

Total Fatalities: 21

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 3

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 18

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: TRT World