Friday, March 21, 2008

Insurgents Force Ethiopian Soldiers to Vacate Army Base

Insurgents Force Ethiopian Soldiers to Vacate Army Base: "Heavy fighting erupted in the Somali capital early Wednesday morning after Islamist rebels attacked an Ethiopian army base in northern Mogadishu, our correspondent reported.
At least six people - three Ethiopian soldiers and three insurgents - have been confirmed dead during the battle, which lasted for nearly five hours, according to witnesses."