Saturday, June 25, 2016

Somalia - 15 dead as gunmen storm hotel in Mogadishu

(CNN) - At least 15 people are dead and 25 others are injured as a result of Saturday's car bombing and gun attack at a hotel in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, according to Somali police Col. Mohamed Abdulkadir.

Most of those killed and injured were civilians who were passersby and customers of nearby shops and a petrol station, police said. Fighting still is happening inside the hotel, Somali police Capt. Aden Dahir said.

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