Somalia: Car Bomb Kills At Least One, Three Injured in Mogadishu

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Monday September 11, 2017 - 18:34:59 in Latest News by SomaliUpdate Staff Reporter
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    Somalia: Car Bomb Kills At Least One, Three Injured in Mogadishu

    MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — At least one person was killed and three others were injured after a car loaded with explosives went off in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Monday, eyewitnesses and police said.

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Car bomb explosion in Somalia capital.
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — At least one person was killed and three others were injured after a car loaded with explosives went off in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Monday, eyewitnesses and police said.
Police spokesman Qasim Ahmed Roble said the car which was driven by a suspected Al-Shabaab suicide bomber went off in the Maka al-Mukarama road.
"We received reports of the car, but as we were trying to find is, soon the explosion occurred. It seems they [suicide bomber] missed target as the car exploded while driving." he said.
The blast happened near the popular Wehliye Hotel where government officials,mostly members of the parliament and the public frequent.
The police say all those affected were civilians passing the road.
"I could still see the man driving when the huge explosion went off. All the walls were shaken and something fell on us. We are lucky to be safe." Yasin Mohamed Ali, a shop keeper told Somali Update Online.
The Al-Qaeda affiliate terror group Al-Shabaab has claimed the responsibility of the attack.
On Sunday another suicide explosion killed at least six in Beledweyn, central Somalia region of Hiiraan.

- SOMALI UPDATE ONLINE -


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