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Somalia: Several dead, 45 wounded in car-bomb attacks outside luxury hotel

Among the dead was Sahafi owner Abdifatah Abdirashid, whose father was killed in a similar attack on the same hotel three years ago, according to Radio Dalsan.

published on : 10th November 2018

Suicide car bomber kills three in Somali capital Mogadishu

The Islamists, forced out of the capital in 2011, are fighting to overthrow the internationally backed government.

published on : 2nd September 2018

Six killed in two car bomb blast in Somalia's capital Mogadishu

As per the Voice of America, the incident took place outside a coffee shop on the capital's busiest road.

published on : 6th August 2018

Four killed in new Mogadishu car bomb attack

It was the second car bomb attack this week in the Somali capital after one blew up Thursday outside a popular hotel, killing 14 people.

published on : 26th March 2018

Car bomb kills four, driver near parliament in Somalia's capital

The car bomb was detonated at a checkpoint after soldiers intercepted and stopped a suspicious vehicle, senior police Capt Mohamed Hussein told The Associated Press.

published on : 25th March 2018

At least 14 killed in Mogadishu car bombing

Witnesses said the explosion was caused by a car bomb on one of the capital's busiest streets that was packed with people heading home from work.

published on : 22nd March 2018

US airstrike in Somalia kills four al-Shabaab extremists, destroys bomb-carrying vehicle

The U.S. has carried out 35 drone strikes in Somalia this year against al-Shabab and a small but growing presence of Islamic State group-linked fighters.

published on : 28th December 2017

Suicide bomber kills 17 at Somalia police academy 

A suicide bomber blew himself up inside the main police academy in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Friday with several people feared dead, police said.

published on : 14th December 2017

Mogadishu: Death toll goes above 300 in Somalia's deadliest bomb blast as funerals continue

More than 70 critically injured people were airlifted to Turkey for treatment on Monday as international aid began to arrive, officials said.

published on : 16th October 2017

Deadliest single bomb blast in Somalia's capital city Mogadishu: 231 dead, over 275 injured

Somalia's government has yet to release the exact death toll from an explosion many called the most powerful they had ever witnessed in Mogadishu. Officials feared the toll would continue to climb.

published on : 15th October 2017

Five killed in car bomb at Mogadishu police station: Official

Witnesses said the blast led to panic on the capital's busiest road, which runs alongside the police station.

published on : 22nd June 2017

Mogadishu car bombing kills at least nine: Source

At least nine people were killed in the Somali capital Mogadishu today in a car bomb attack claimed by Al-Qaeda linked Shabaab militants, a security source said.

published on : 20th June 2017