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Pray For KDF: Panic as Al-Shabaab Terrorists Target KDF in a Deadly Attack, Several Feared Dead

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Several Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers are feared to have been killed during a deadly attack by suspected Al-Shabaab attackers this Tuesday.

According to media reports quoting Lamu commissioner Irungu Macharia, several soldiers who were on their routine patrol were hit by an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) that had been planted by the lethal terrorists on the road.

NTV reports that soldiers' patrol vehicle ran over the IED while at Baure in Lamu County

"UPDATE: Several KDF soldiers feared dead after patrol car hits IED planted by suspected Al-Shabaab in Baure, says Lamu commissioner Irungu Macharia," read an update from the media house.

Lamu is one of the coastal counties that have been recording many terrorists attack in recent days, with most of them being IED attacks.

Al-Shabaab attacks who carry out the attacks make use of the large Boni Forest as their hiding places. They plan their attacks inside the forest.

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