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30 September 2019 An explosive device of artisanal construction exploded as a convoy of Italian military vehicles passed through Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia.

The local media in the African country reported it, pointing out that the convoy was on the Jaale-Siyaad road and had just left the green zone to head towards the Somali defense ministry.

Italian defense sources confirm the presence of Italian vehicles at the site of the attack without adding other details at the time.