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Five soldiers killed, 10 others wounded in Mogadishu

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Five people, including Somali military officials and a United Arab Emirates soldier, were killed at the General Gordon Military Base in Mogadishu when a soldier opened fire at the army base. At least ten other soldiers were wounded in the attack. The soldier reportedly defected from the al-Shabab terrorist group and was recruited as a soldier. This event took place on 02/10/2024 at the following location: Mogadishu, Somalia.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Terror Attack

Total Fatalities: 5

Total Wounded: 10

Police/Military Fatalities: 5

Police/Military Wounded: 10

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: Reuters