According to reports from Kenya, an explosion targeting Kenyan troops occurred near the Somali border in Lamu County.
On Wednesday afternoon, a device exploded near a Kenyan military vehicle.
According to the statement, Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the bombing, claiming that at least 10 Kenyan soldiers were killed.
Kenyan security officials had no immediate comment on the explosion.
Al-Shabaab terrorists frequently assault Kenyans, particularly near the Somali border.