Dozens of Djibouti soldiers died Wednesday after a massive road-side bomb detonated.
Djibouti soldiers serving under AU AMISOM were targeted in the attack that killed and others injured many others.
The huge roadside bomb detonated in Bulo-burde town of central Somalia our military intelligence sources confirm.
Al-Shabaab militants who have been fighting Somalia government troops set the booby trap.
The explosion targeted the convoy of Djibouti—AMISOM forces though casualties could be higher.
Rescue operations were immediately launched with hundreds of AMISOM troops deployed on the site.
A massive security operation ins underway