Somalia: Deadly twin blasts rock Mogadishu

Twin blasts rocked Somalia's capital of Mogadishu on Saturday, leaving at least nine people dead and ten more injured. The first blast occurred when an explosive-laden vehicle detonated at the gates of the Interior Ministry compound before three militants reportedly stormed the building. Security forces engaged in hours-long battle with the militants. All three attackers were reportedly killed... Еще by security forces. The second blast hit a police building opposite the Interior Ministry, which is located near the presidential palace and parliament headquarters. Militant group Harakat al-Shabaab has reportedly claimed responsibility for the attack. Authorities say that the death toll may rise as the rescue operation continues, with some media reporting up to 15 people dead and more than two dozen wounded.

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