The Sun (Malaysia)

MILITANTS ATTACK SOMALI HOTEL, 15 KILLED

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MOGADISHU: Suicide attackers struck a popular hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu early yesterday, with 15 killed. The fatalities included politician­s and senior officials, a senior government source said. Al-Shabaab claimed responsibi­lity, AlJazeera TV network reported. Witnesses reported explosions followed by gunfire. Al-Jazeera reported that a car bomb exploded at the entrance to the Sahafi Hotel and that attackers then exchanged gunfire with hotel guards. – dpa

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