Two Car Bombs Kill Nine in Somalia

Published October 3rd, 2022 - 11:45 GMT
Al-Shabaab
The remains of a police car following an explosion provocked by Al-Shabaab militants' during an attacke to a police station on the outskirts of Mogadishu, Somalia, on February 16, 2022. (Photo by Hassan Ali Elmi / AFP)

Nine people, including senior regional officials, were killed in twin car bomb attacks claimed by the Islamist group Al-Shabaab in Beledweyne in central Somalia on Monday, police said.

"The initial information we have received confirms the death of nine people" including state ministers and commissioners, said Mohamed Moalim Ali, a local police commander.

(AFP)

This article has been adapted from its original source.

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