Heavily armed forces seized Puntland Parliament hall in Garowe

Puntland Parliament Hall in the capital, Garowe. [Photo: Puntland Mirror]
Puntland Parliament Hall in the capital, Garowe. [Photo: Puntland Mirror]
Garowe-(Puntland Mirror) Heavily armed forces have captured Puntland Parliament hall in Garowe on Sunday morning, witnesses confirmed to Puntland Mirror.

It is not clear why the army seized the hall, but reports indicate that they were angered after the government failed to pay their payments.

The army held at least 15 MPs inside the hall of the Parliament, sources close to the Parliament told Puntland Mirror.

The striking forces are from Galkayo town, and they have not received wages for more than a year, according to the sources.

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