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Somalia's al-Shabab militants attack military base outside Mogadishu, claim to kill 17 soldiers - South China Morning Post

Somalia's al-Shabab fighters attacked a military base outside the capital Mogadishu using car bombs and guns, killing 17 soldiers and taking control of the base and a nearby town, the group said on Friday. Residents and officials confirmed the attack ...and more »

Al Shabaab fighters attack military base, kill 15 Somali soldiers - The Standard

Al Shabaab fighters have killed at least 15 soldiers in an attack on a military base near Somalia's capital, Mogadishu. The militants used guns and car bombs to take control of the base and a nearby town, Barire. MOGADISHU: Al Shabaab fighters killed ...and more »

Somalia's al-Shabaab militants kill 17 in attack - The Hindu

Security forces stand near the wreckage of a minibus at the scene of a car bomb attack in Mogadishu, Somalia on Thursday. Police say the explosion outside a restaurant in Mogadishu's Hamarweyne district has killed a number of people, mostly civilians ...and more »

Deadly Shabaab Attack on Somali Army Base - Asharq Al-awsat English

Shabaab militants killed at least 15 soldiers in an attack on a Somali military base near the capital Mogadishu, the group and officials said on Friday. The militants used guns and car bombs to take control of the Somali National Army military camp and ...and more »

Somalia: Al-Shabab launches deadly attack on army base - Aljazeera.com

Al-Shabab fighters in Somalia attacked a military base outside the capital Mogadishu with car bombs and gunfire on Friday, killing at least eight soldiers before looting the outpost. "There was heavy fighting this morning," said Mohamed Haji Ali, a ...and more »

At Least 7 Killed in Mogadishu Car Bombing - Voice of America

Somali security officials say a car bomb blast in the capital has killed at least seven people. A spokesman for the Mogadishu administration, Abdifatah Omar Halane, told VOA that a car exploded Thursday near a busy bus stop in Hamarweyne District ...and more »

General: 30 Killed in Shabab Attack on Somali Military Base - Voice of America

At least 30 people were killed Friday when al-Shabab militants stormed an army base, Somali government officials said. The militants attacked the base in the town of Barire, 47 kilometers southwest of Mogadishu, with two suicide car bombs followed by ...and more »

Somalia: Turkish chief of General Staff lands in Mogadishu - Garowe Online

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The head of the Turkish military arrived in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Friday, military officials said. General Hulusi Akar was received by the commander of the Somali armed forces, Gen. Mohamed Ahmed Jim'ale, at Adan Abdulle ...and more »

​Somalia: Al-Shabab seizes army base, kills soldiers - Garowe Online

BARIRE, Somalia - The Al Qaeda-linked Somalia's armed group al-Shabab has attacked a military base in Lower Shabelle region on Friday morning, killing an unspecified number of government soldiers, Garowe Online reports. The Islamist group said in a ...and more »

Seven killed by car bomb explosion in Mogadishu: police - Reuters

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Seven people were killed when a car bomb exploded near a bus stop in a district of Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Thursday, police said. It was not yet clear who had carried out the bombing. The Islamist group al Shabaab has ...and more »