The Al-Shabaab extremist group claimed responsibility for two explosions that rocked the Somali capital of Mogadishu Wednesday, killing at least 10 people and injuring another 30.
The hotel, in Mogadishu’s Waberi district, is frequented by parliamentarians. Somalia’s Radio Dalsan reported that journalists working for several international news organizations had been injured in the explosions.
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Al Shabaab terrorists claim responsibility for an attack on a luxury hotel in the Somalian capital of Mogadishu. First, a car bomb was detonated at the hotel’s gates. Then, another explosive went off outside the building. Reports suggest several journalists were injured in one of the explosions. The hotel’s located near the Somali Parliament.
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