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Tag Archives: Mogadishu

Death toll in car bomb attack on Somali capital climbs to 25

MOGADISHU: The number of killed in the car bomb blast and subsequent shooting in Mogadishu has risen to 25, another 35 were injured, Mareeg news outlet reported. On Thursday, the media said that the car bomb hit the city’s busiest street Maka Al Mukarama, full of hotels, shops and restaurants. ...

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Somalia foreign ministry declares UN special envoy ‘persona non-grata’

MOGADISHU: A UN compound was shelled Tuesday in Mogadishu and two UN staff members were injured. UN Special Representative Nicholas Haysom has strongly condemned the attack which “may amount to a violation of international humanitarian law.” The Somali Foreign Ministry announced Wednesday that UN Special Representative Nicholas Haysom had become ...

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Mogadishu Attack

The present times reveal that we are living in the Age of Anger. Everywhere in the world, there are angry people. One commonality in all these people is their resort to terrorism. Only a day before, Somalia’s Capital, Mogadishu witnessed the worst attack against its residents. The death toll is ...

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Death toll rises to 231 in Somalia bombing

MOGADISHU: Somalia’s president declared three days of mourning Sunday as the death toll from a truck bomb blast in Mogadishu rose to more than 230, making the attack the most deadly in the besieged East African nation’s history. “Terror won’t win,” President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, known popularly as Farmajo, said after donationg ...

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