At least 17 killed as suicide bombers attack Somali hotel

Posted by News Express | 10 November 2018 | 717 times

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•Smoke billows from the scene of an explosion in Mogadishu, Somalia November 9, 2018. REUTERS/Feis

At least 17 people were killed when suicide attackers set off two car bombs at a hotel near the headquarters of Somalia’s Criminal Investigations Department in Mogadishu on Friday, police said.

“So far we have confirmed 17 civilians dead. They were traveling in public vehicles at the scene when the blasts and gunfire occurred. The death toll is sure to rise,” Ali Nur, a police officer in the city, told Reuters.  (Reuters)


Source: News Express

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