Four gunmen killed in shootout in Comoros after opposition presidential candidate arrested

Four gunmen killed in shootout in Comoros after opposition presidential candidate arrested
A general view of a main street is seen on March 28, 2019 in Moroni, after gunfire was heard in the Comorian capital.(AFP)
Updated 28 March 2019

Four gunmen killed in shootout in Comoros after opposition presidential candidate arrested

Four gunmen killed in shootout in Comoros after opposition presidential candidate arrested

MORONI: Four gunmen were killed on Thursday in a shootout with military near a base in the Comoros capital after an opposition presidential candidate was arrested, security and military sources said.
The security source said a group of soldiers who were in Moroni prison, accused of attempting a coup last year, broke out of prison on Thursday morning.