US Five dead in the explosion of a car trapped at Mogadishi

12:30  25 november  2021
12:30  25 november  2021 Source:   lepoint.fr

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  Cinq morts dans l'explosion d'une voiture piégée à Mogadiscio © 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.

"We do not know what the target of the attack was," said the manager, while witnesses pointed out that a convoy of AMISOM, the military force of the African Union (AU) in Somalia , passed in this area at the time of the explosion.

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"The school building was seriously damaged And school transport buses have been affected, "said AFP Ahmed Bare, a security guard nearby.

The jihadist group of Shebab, linked to al-Qaeda , quickly claimed the attack which intervenes a few days after the assassination Saturday 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.

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, including a near the presidential palace, died in the Somali capital.

25/11/2021 09:16:31 - Mogadishcio (AFP) - © 2021 AFP

Taxicab driver credited with thwarting terrorist attack in UK .
A British taxi driver thwarted a terrorist plot to bomb a Liverpool women’s hospital in the United Kingdom on Sunday, according to authorities. © Provided by Washington Examiner A suspect armed with a bomb took a taxi to the Liverpool hospital, said Russ Jackson, head of Counter Terrorism Policing in the North West of the U.K., in a press conference on Monday. The suspect remained inside the taxicab during the explosion, Jackson added. Liverpool Mayor Joanne Anderson credited cab driver David Perry with averting a major tragedy.

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