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Somalia Mourns Death Of 2 Generals Killed In Alshabaab Attack
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Somalia Mourns Death Of 2 Generals Killed In Alshabaab Attack

Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo on Friday led Somalis in mourning the death of two generals and their bodyguards killed in a roadside bombing near Jazeera Beach South Of Mogadishu. Farmaajo and Prime Minister Hassan Khaire attended the funeral janazah prayers along with other mourners. The Commander of the 12th April Division  General  Omar Aden Dhabad "Dheere" and his deputy General Abdi Jamame were Thursday killed in a roadside bombing at Dhanane. At least 13 soldiers on the convoy were killed. The area is between the coastal town of Marka and Mogadishu which has recently been a hotspot of clashes between militant group Alshabaab and government troops.