Hizbul Islam Attacked and withdraws from Baladweyne.

Baladweyne (Alshahid) – Islamic rebel group of Hizbul Islam have withdrawn from Baladweyne town following a sporadic gunfight with allied government forces of Ahlu Sunna Waljama’a, reports indicated on Monday.

The town which is the capital of Hiraan has been under the administration of Hizbul Islam rebel group.

Eyewitness said that fierce gunfight begun at the outskirts of the town.

No casualties have been reported so far while at the same time no comments have been made from either side.