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URGENT: Shabaab Suicide Car Bomb Targets Somalia Hotel in Mogadishu

URGENT: Shabaab Suicide Car Bomb Targets Somalia Hotel in Mogadishu
Tue Aug 30, 2016 14:46:48

A suicide car bomb exploded outside a popular hotel close to the presidential palace in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Tuesday, in an attack claimed by Shabaab militants.

“There was a blast close to the SYL hotel area, near the main checkpoint of the presidential palace,” said security officer Ibrahim Mohamed; AFP reported.

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