October 31, 2020
October 31, 2020

3 soldiers, 20 suspected attackers killed in Zombo UPDF detachment attack


one of the deceased killed in the ZOMBO UPDF detach attack

By Kabuye Ronald

A gang of criminals armed with machetes, bows and arrows this morning made a suicidal attack on a UPDF detachment in Zombo Town Council today morning.
According to the Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) spokesperson Brigadier General Richard Karemire, three Soldiers died in the attack¬† and a number of attackers were also killed.
Other reports also indicate that the army killed 20 people suspected to be among attackers during the crossfire while 10 people were captured alive
some of burnt huts and property

Apparently Security forces working with the local leaders and civilians (wanainchi) are currently hunting for those assailants who escaped as investigations continue to establish the motive behind the heinous crime.

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