Car bomb targeting security forces explodes in Somali capital: police

January 4, 2015 2:01 PM

8 0

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A car bomb targeting security officials exploded in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday, and was followed by shooting, police and residents said.

"The national forces who have a base nearby got the information that there was a car bomb but when they came around the area to search, it exploded. We are investigating for further details," police Captain Osman Alihe told Reuters.

Also read: President offers $100,000 reward for information leading to arrest after car bomb kills 34 in Somalia

Read more

To category page

Loading...