MOGADISHU, SOMALIA - SEPTEMBER 30: A road is blocked after Al-Qaeda affiliated al-Shabaab militants stormed the Ballidogle American special forces military base roughly 100 kilometers northwest of Mogadishu using vehicle bombs followed by sporadic gunfire from fighters in Mogadishu, Somalia on September 30, 2019. In a separate incident, al-Shabaab militants carried out an attack near Jaalle Siyad academy in Mogadishus Hodan district targeting an EU convoy ferrying military trainers working with the Somali security forces, said a police officer.
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