Sat, 21 May 2022

1st LD: Car bombing hits Somali capital

Xinhua
12 Jan 2022, 20:49 GMT+10

MOGADISHU, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- A suicide car bomb rocked the Somali capital, Mogadishu, on Wednesday, police and witnesses said.

The police said the midday attack which targeted a security convoy occurred along Mogadishu's 21st October road near heavily fortified Ade Aden International Airport.

"There are casualties but we have not established the number. The suicide bomber targeted a convoy which was carrying some people," a police officer who declined to be named told Xinhua by the phone.

No group has claimed responsibility for the latest attack.

More Yemen News

Access More

Sign up for Yemen News

a daily newsletter full of things to discuss over drinks.and the great thing is that it's on the house!