Nairobi: A Kenyan soldier shot dead six Somali civilians and injured two others in an incident of “deliberate killing”, as per a BBC report.
The solider has been detained and investigations are on in the case.
The incident took place on Sunday when the Kenyan soldier was moving towards Kismayo. The victims were waiting outside a shop in Janay Abdalla village when the Kenyan soldier shot them.
As per reports, the incident took place shortly after an attack by al-Shabab militants on Kenyan soldiers in which 6 people including a Kenyan soldier were killed.
(With Agency Inputs)