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Casualty Report - April
178 Killed in Fighting
Somalia Report has compiled the following non-comprehensive estimate of casualties from medics, local residents and media reports (please note: the injury count will be low, as these statistics are less reported than deaths):

April 3-28

Killed: 178

Injured: 101

Running total (since beginning of March)

Killed: 705

Injured: 613



57 killed and 85 injured

Heavy clashes between fighters from al-Shabaab and government forces took place in the northern districts of Hodan, Bondhere, Abdiasis, Wardhigley, H/wadag, Daynile and Yaqshid. South and Central Somalia

121 killed, 16 injured

Beled Hawo

At least 12 people, mainly civilians, have been killed and 16 others injured


At least 62 people, mainly fighters, killed when pro-government troops backed by Ethiopian forces capture territories in Luuq district, part of the Gedo region.


Mortar shells fired by government forces landed on homes in Dhobley, killing 9 civilians.


Heavy clashes between al-Shabaab and government forces killed 12 people.


Fighting killed fourteen al-Shabaab soldiers, mostly foreigners, in the village of Bar-Dhuur, near Beledweyne


7 people, mainly Ahlu Sunna wal Jamaa fighters, killed


5 people, mainly fighters, killed

Puntland (not included in overall conflict count as motive uncertain)

Unidentified gunmen attacked worshippers at two mosques in Galkayo, killing at least seven people and wounding dozens more