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Jul 13, 2019
26 dead, 56 injured in suicide bomb, gun attack in southern Somalia; Al-Shabaab takes responsibility for incident26 people including foreigners, were killed and 56 injured in a suicide bomb and gun attack claimed by Al-Shabaab militants on a hotel in southern Somalia.
Mar 01, 2019
Bomb kills 11 near judge's home, hotel in Somali capital Mogadishu; Islamist extremist group Al-Shabab claims responsibilityIslamic extremist group claimed that a Mogadishu hotel was the intended target, but a police officer said militants detonated a bomb while trying to assassinate a judge
Dec 23, 2018
Toll in bomb blast at Somalia's Mogadishu rises to 20; president condemns attacks, PM visits woundedThe toll in the Mogadishu blasts rose after some of those wounded on Saturday died in hospital. Both civilians and members from the security forces were among the casualties.
Dec 22, 2018
At least 16 dead in Mogadishu blast near Somalia's presidential palace; Al-Shabab claims responsibilityThose killed in the blast in Mogadishu include three staffers from the London-based Universal TV station, including prominent journalist Awil Dahir Salad.
Oct 14, 2018
Double suicide blast in Somalia kills 14, injures 20; militant group Al Shabaab claims responsibility for attackThe group frequently carries out suicide attacks in Somalia and parts of East Africa.
Sep 02, 2018
At least six killed in suicide bomb attack in Somalia's Mogadishu; blast damages nearby houses, mosqueIslamist militant group Al Shabaab said it was behind the attack on Hawlwadag district office, which also blew off the roof of a mosque and damaged houses nearby.
Jul 14, 2018
Firing, twin blasts outside Somalian presidential palace injure several civilians, kill 3 militants; Shabaab claims attackThree Shabaab gunmen were shot dead Saturday after exchanging fire with security forces outside the presidential palace in Mogadishu in an attack in which two car bombs were also detonated, an official said.
Jul 07, 2018
Nine killed, 10 wounded in attack on Somalia interior ministry in Mogadishu; Al-Shabaab claims responsibilityAt least nine people were killed in an attack on Somalia's interior ministry as security forces continued to battle gunmen inside, police said Saturday.
May 10, 2018
Explosion in busy Somalia market leaves eleven dead and over ten injured; cause of blast unknownAt least 11 people were killed in an explosion in a busy market in a small Somali city north of Mogadishu, a security official and witnesses said.
Dec 14, 2017
Somalia: Suicide bomber kills 15, injures 17 at police training camp in MogadishuA suicide bomber disguised as a policeman blew himself up inside a police training camp in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Thursday and killed at least 15 officers, officials said.