A Djiboutian Amisom peacekeeping troop was on Wednesday killed in fighting between Somali and Djibouti troops in Bula Barde in Hiraan region, Radio Dalsan reports.
According to a regional official, the skirmishes between the two was sparked off by an incident where a Djiboutian soldier is alleged to have slapped a lady Khat trade.
Somalia National Army troops followed up the peacekeeper but he fled away.
SNA soldiers confronted Djibouti troops and a firefight ensued leading to the killing of one Djiboutian soldier.
This is the second time that a Khat incident involving a Djiboutian soldier has led to bloodshed and killing.