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At least 3 people killed in blast in Somali capital: Police

Reuters | Last Updated: Sunday, May 4, 2014 - 13:34

Mogadishu: At least three people were killed and several wounded in Mogadishu on Saturday when a bomb exploded on a busy street in the Somali capital, a police official and witnesses said.

A Reuters witness saw the wrecked government car and five wounded people lying on the street. There was no immediate claim of responsibility.

"So far 3 people have died and 10 others were injured," Farah Nur, a police officer told Reuters. "The explosion was targeted at a government car. We believe the bomb was planted in the ground."

First Published: Sunday, May 4, 2014 - 13:34
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