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US News New Shebab Attack in Mogadishu: Eight Dead

14:55  25 november  2021
14:55  25 november  2021 Source:   lepoint.fr

Five dead in the explosion of a car trapped at Mogadishi

 Five dead in the explosion of a car trapped at Mogadishi © AFP C INQ People were killed Thursday and more than a dozen injured by the explosion of a car trapped near a school of the Somali capital Mogadishi, claimed by the Jihadist group of Shebab, announced security services. "There was an explosion of a car trapped. The death of five people was confirmed and fifteen others were injured," said Mohamed Abdillahi at AFP , stating that eleven schoolchildren were among the wounded.

  Nouvel attentat des shebab à Mogadiscio: huit morts © AFP

H ITU People were killed Thursday and more than a dozen wounded by the explosion of a car trapped near a school of the Somali capital Mogadishi, claimed by the Jihadist Group of Shebab, announced security services.

"Eight civilians were killed and 17 wounded in the explosion," said Abdative Adan, a spokesman for the Somali police, in a brief press release that does not provide any other details.

Another Security Services Manager, Mohamed Abdillahi, indicated to the AFP that it was the explosion of a car trapped near a school, which had made eleven wounded among students .

"We do not know what the target of the attack was," added the manager, who first mentioned the death of five people.

one dead and three wounded in a firearm attack in Jerusalem

 one dead and three wounded in a firearm attack in Jerusalem © AFP U No one was killed and three others were injured on Sunday morning during a rare attack at the firearm By a Palestinian member of the Hamas in the old town of Jerusalem, indicated the Israeli authorities. "Around 09:00 Local (07:00 GMT), an armed terrorist opened fire in the old town of Jerusalem. Two civilians were seriously injured and two slightly injured police officers," said the police. A journalist from the AFP on site heard burst burst and cries.

According to witnesses interviewed by AFP, a military convoy of AMISOM, the strength of the African Union (AU) in Somalia , passed in this area at the time of the explosion.

"I was not far from where the car exploded and a convoy of AMISOM was passing", assured AFP Said Ibrahim, a resident of the neighborhood.

The Jihadist Group of Shebab, linked to al-Qaeda , quickly claimed the attack, according to them, "military instructors".

"The school building has been seriously damaged and school bus services have been affected," said AFP Ahmed Bare, a security guard nearby.

The Director of the Aminian Ambulance Service of the Somali Capital, Abdikadir Abdirahman, published on Twitter photos of the explosion site by evoking a "tragedy".

At the places of the attack, worried parents expressed their pain. "It's horrible, it's such a shock, these blood schoolchildren," cried Naima Ali whose daughter escaped unscathed to the attack.

Burkina: At least four soldiers killed during an attack in North

 Burkina: At least four soldiers killed during an attack in North © Olympia of Burkinabe soldiers in motorcycle patrol in northern Burkina near Mali, February 3, 2020 at least four Burkinabè soldiers have been killed on Sunday during an attack on a military detachment in Sollent, in the northern region near Mali, a-tone learned from Safety Sources. "Sunday morning, around 05:00 (GMT and Local), the soldier's military detachment, (Province of Loroum) was attacked by armed individuals.

"The explosion destroyed the whole area and returned the road, it is a miracle that there were no more victims among the students," said Mohamud Omar, including a cousin was at school .

IGAD, the Regional Organization of East Africa, condemned this "hate terrorist attack", by the voice of its Executive Secretary Workneh Gebeyehu, who "shared the sentence of all the Somalis loving peace" .

This attack at the car trapped - the third of this guy in a few weeks - comes five days after the assassination Saturday in Mogadishu by the Shebab of a prominent Somali journalist.

Director of Public Radio Radio Mogadishu and virulent critic of Jihadists, Abdiaziz Mohamud Guled was a long-standing target of Shebab.

He was killed by a Kamikaze who was exploded near him in a rue de la Somali capital.

Although hunted from Mogadishu in 2011, the Shebab regularly conduct attacks as part of their uprising launched in 2007 to overthrow the Fragile federal government , supported by arm tips by the international community.

In September, two bombings at the trapped car claimed by the Shebab died in the Somali capital.

The first on the 14th of September had made nine dead among the soldiers of a Check-point of the Somali army.

The second referred to 25 September a convoy near the presidential palace and killed eight people, including Hibaaq Abukar Hassan, Prime Minister's advisor for women and human rights, trapped in a car burned by the explosion.

25/11/2021 12:05:15 - Mogadishu (AFP) - © 2021 AFP

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