fighting reported between the Somali & Oromo Liyu Militia
Heavy fighting erupted between the Somali and Oromo Liyu Police on the border between Ogaden region and the Oromo regional state. Our reporters at the reported heavy exchange of gunfire between both sides.
The new clashes took place d near Nogob province. Both sides have sustained heavy casualties, with scores more wounded. Local eye witness confirmed a total of 5 Somali Liyu militia have been killed, with 8 wounded. Oromo Luyu police suffered with 8 dead and scores more wounded.
The latest wave of clashes between both sides comes at a time in which tension is at an all time high between both the Somali and Oromo puppet administrations, in wake of the 2017 violence which displaced thousands of civilians.