Latest military reports from Somalia show that Al-Shabaab attempted attack on military base manned by Jubbaland forces was successfully Repulsed
Corresponding reports from locals confirmed that they woke up to heavy mortar shelling at targeting the military base in the outskirts of the sea town of Kismayo.
Shabaab fighters from different directions attempted to breach entry into the base but were met with stiff resistance from Jubbaland forces and allied forces.
Battle damage assessment show the Al-Qaeda linked group lost more that 10 fighters in the Wednesday attempted raid tha lasted for about an hour.
Al-Shabab fighters have increased their attacks against Somali military forces and their allies during this period of Ramadhan but they have suffered huge casualties in their botched raids.
Since last week, the group raided military bases in Kulbiyow, Badhere, Bal-Khadar towns.
The attacks claimed lives from both sides.