In March, Trump granted a request from Africom's commander, Gen. Thomas Waldhauser, to give commanders more authority to conduct airstrikes and raids against al-Shabaab without high-level, interagency reviews. Prior to the new authorities, they were only allowed to carry out strikes in defense of partnered forces.
A spokesman for the Uganda People's Defence Forces issued a statement earlier Monday announcing the launch of an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident which, according to the spokesman, killed 12 soldiers and wounded another seven.
But the al Qaeda-linked Al Shabaab terrorist group often targets high-profile areas of Mogadishu, including hotels, military checkpoints and areas near the presidential palace.
There was no immediate comment from Somali officials.
The impact sent him into a spin, damaged the radiator and left his Red Bull stranded on track with the safety auto deployed. Asked if he'd expect the team to deal harshly with Verstappen, Ricciardo said everyone would have their say.
He said: "Poor Simon Grayson, he's got a hard enough job on". "This is a club that for years, well it's been coming hasn't it". He was then asked if that bothered him, and he replied: "Of course I am (bothered)".