The Puntland administration announced the number of soldiers killed in the area of Balli Khadar, after clashes with al-Shabaab.
The Puntland Maritime Police Force director Abdirahman Mohamud Hajji has said that three of his soldiers were killed and 10 others were wounded in the attack.
He also added that al-Shabab has also suffered a lot of damage but didn’t mentioned their number.
“Our forces have defeated by the terror, three soldiers were killed and 10 wounded in the attack,” the commander said.
A heavy fighting between the Puntland Maritime Police Force and the Al Shabaab militia took place overnight at the Balli Khadar area in Bari province, causing casualties.