Car Bomb Kills At Least 8 Outside a Café in Mogadishu 

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A car bomb exploded near a café in the capital of Somalia, Mogadishu, on Monday, May 8, killing at least 8 people. According to official reports one of them is a Somali general. Al Shabab, the local extremist group linked to Al Qaeda, claimed responsibility for the attack. “We are behind the blast,” Sheikh Abdiasis Abu Musab, … Read more

Al Shabaab Insurgents Kill General With Suicide Car Bomb

A Somali general and at least seven of his bodyguards were killed when their vehicle was rammed by a car bomb driven by an al Shabaab suicide attacker in the capital, police said. A suicidal attacker from Al Shabaab, an Al Qaeda aligned jihadist group rammed a car carrying explosives into General Mohamed Jimale Goobale’s convoy near the … Read more

Car bomb was detonated outside the presidential palace in the Somali capital

A car bomb exploded outside the residence of the President in the Somali capital Mogadishu, reports “Reuters”. Nearby hotels are partially destroyed.  It was reported that at least one explosion has erupted, and was followed by shooting. After the explosion in the city were seen clouds of smoke. Police said five soldiers were killed in … Read more