The U.S. has carried out more than a dozen drone strikes against al-Shabab since past year, after the Trump administration approved expanded military efforts against the extremist group.
Abdi Dahir Gure, Bula-burte District Commissioner, confirmed the incident, saying a father and mother including their four children were among those killed in the latest landmine attack by al-Shabab militants.
The group launches regular attacks on government, military and civilian targets.
Militants from the al-Shabab group, linked to the Al Qaeda terrorist organization (outlawed in Russia), have killed four local officials in the city of Mogadishu, the Xinhua news agency reported.
Speaking to Al Jazeera on Sunday, he said the group only lost 14 fighters and killed over 50 African Union soldiers.
Instead, the army spokesperson, Brig Richard Karemire, countered that the al-Shabaab must be regretting why they blundered into attacking the Ugandan bases because they suffered heavy casualties. "They were repulsed, but all these attacks were to stop reinforcement".
The militants initially detonated two suicide auto bombs that hit one AU vehicle and one Somali military vehicle, Somali army major Farah Osman, who is stationed near the AMISOM (African Union Mission in Somalia) base, said.
A large number of al-Shabab militants then began shooting from under the trees, according to a Somali army officer stationed near the AMISOM (African Union Mission in Somalia) base. "Our fighters also attacked five other bases", Mus'ab said.
"It was a hellish battle", Major Farah Osman said.
Nur, the government official, said no soldiers from the Somali army were killed and was not sure if any AMISOM troops were killed.
Don Beyer, D-Va., said on Twitter that Trump had once again revealed an anti-immigrant stance behind his immigration policy. DACA AND DEMS FACT CHECK: Trump keeps blaming Democrats for no DACA deal when he said Dems "blew it".
She explained, "For example, a (neuro-typical) baby smiles at its parents, coos and turns its head towards sounds at two months. From education to employment, women with autism are more denied than man in different parts of our society.
April snow doesn't stick around long, and the coating to a few inches that we'll get should be gone by late Monday or Tuesday . Highs manage to hit the upper-40s by the late afternoon, melting most of any accumulating snowfall from the morning.
Rescue teams and police personnel reached the spot and excavators were called in to clear the debris and extricate trapped people. Expressing concern over the incident, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan Tweeted: "We are monitoring the rescue effort".
Luis Severino (1-0) pitched 5 2/3 scoreless innings for the Yankees , who won their opener for the first time since 2011. RHP Justin Verlander will have his first Opening Day start for the Houston Astros and his 10th career Opening Day start.
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Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible Friday afternoon, and the forecast now includes a 40% chance of rain. However strong non-storm wind gusts of 30-40 miles per hour will be possible in the late afternoon and evening .
I personally think this could be a final season as it just doesn't feel the same anymore after their 5 year jump. Did you catch that subtle mention of a final season? Crazy Ex-Girlfriend will return to the CW this fall.
If it does take place, then a win for Joshua would see him take Wilder's WBC belt and make him undisputed heavyweight king. After beating Joseph Parker via unanimous decision , Anthony Joshua says he'd want to fight Deontay Wilder or Tyson Fury .
A spring storm is expected to deliver up to 10 inches of snow to central Wisconsin making April feel more like January. This area won't receive quite as much snow, but roads will still be slippery, and driving conditions won't be ideal.
Besides North Korea, they will "explore ways to expand fair and reciprocal trade and investment ties", it said. Suga added that Japan has been conveying its concerns about the tariffs to U.S. officials.
Snapchat adds group video conferencing and friend tagging
What do you think of these new features? While not everyone on Snapchat is focused on chat, it's still a core part of the app. The app's parent company, Snap, suggested that the tagging feature will be particularly popular with its celebrity users.
Irish Stun Bulldogs on late Bucket, 61-58
It worked perfectly and with 28 seconds left McCowan stepped around her defender and shot a layup she makes 19 times out of 20. Young then made three free throws over the next 2 minutes to give the Irish a five-point lead with 43 seconds left.
Writer and producer Steven Bochco dies aged 74
Bochco is survived by sister Joanna Frank; wife, Dayna; children Jesse , Sean and Melissa; and grandchildren Wes and Stevie Rae. The 10-time Primetime Emmy Award victor was also behind comedy-drama " Doogie Howser , M.D" starring Neil Patrick Harris .
Tiangong-1 Space Station Reentry Is Now An April Fools' Joke
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Haniger, Gordon homer in Mariners' win over Indians
The Indians took a 2-0 lead on Encarnacion's leadoff homer in the fourth, which hit the hand-operated scoreboard in left field. The Mariners placed starting catcher Mike Zunino (oblique) on the 10-day disabled list Friday, opening the spot for Freitas.
Samsung Galaxy S9, S9
Therefore this early production could likely hint that we get to see the Note 9 release earlier than expected. Clearly, four different ways of capturing an image are not enough, so Samsung made a decision to add a fifth.
Popovich waiting on Leonard's own team of doctors for clearance
Leonard arrived in NY on Monday and has been working out at the gymnasium inside the headquarters of the NBA Players Association. He has only played in nine games after missing the first 27 outings, and has not featured since he was shut down in January.
Prof Stephen Hawking funeral
The 59-year-old TV presenter wrote: "Sending deepest condolences to the Hawking family today for Stephen's funeral". Entrepreneur Elon Musk and playwright Alan Bennett had also been on the guest list.
USA stocks open mixed as tech concerns weigh on Wall Street
The S&P 500 rose 35 points, or 1.4 percent, to 2,640 while the Nasdaq finished up 114 points, or 1.6 percent, at 7,063. US stocks rose on Thursday as technology shares recovered some lost ground in a roller coaster week for Wall Street .