VIDEO REPORT: Al-Shabaab Storms Military Base Near Kenyan Border

Al-Shabaab has detonated a suicide bomb in the Somali border town of Balad Hawo, near Kenya, prompting a fierce and deadly battle between the group and local armed forces.

According to a military official, ten soldiers and seven militants were killed before the al-Qaeda-linked group was chased out of town.

However, a spokesman for Al Shabaab claimed it had captured an Army base and residents said fighting was ongoing.

Video Credit: Euronews

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