At least 76 people were killed and dozens of others injured in a car bomb attack in Somalia's capital city of Mogadishu on Saturday, according to reports. The initial report said the explosion happened during rush hour at a busy checkpoint in the city. Many people, including students in buses, were passing through the area … Continue reading Dozens killed in Somalia car bomb attack
The United Nations in Somalia has strongly condemned Saturday's blasts in the capital city, Mogadishu. In a tweet against the wanton destruction of lives and property by terrorists who are suspected to be al-Shabab fighters, the UN Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) described the act as "barbaric bombings" which targeted civilians in Mogadishu. Over 20 … Continue reading The UN condemns Saturday’s attack in Somalia
Not less than 20 people have died in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, after a huge explosion from a truck bomb rocked the city. Police described the bomb attack as the most powerful blast in many years. Terrorists who carried out the massacre are believed to have targeted a luxury hotel located on a busy … Continue reading Bomb Blast kills 20 in Somalia’s capital
Gunmen stormed a hotel in Somalia's seaside capital Saturday, taking guests hostage and "shooting at everyone they could see," before security forces pursued the grenade-throwing assailants to the top floor and ended the hours-long assault, police and witnesses said. At least 14 people were killed. Islamic extremist group al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the latest in … Continue reading Gunmen Attack Hotel In Somalia, At Least 14 Dead.
SOMALI terror group Al Shabaab have detonated a huge car bomb and stormed a popular tourist hotel in the capital Mogadishu. Residents said the blast sent a large plume of smoke into the air as the sound of gunfire rung out. A police officer said the car bomb struck the gate of a park behind … Continue reading Al-Shabaab Attacks Mogadishu Again