Africa

  • A Somali girl and her brother run to safety near the scene of a blast in Mogadishu, April 14, 2013.
  • Somali police view the scene of a deadly blast in Mogadishu, April 14, 2013.
  • Somali soldiers help a wounded civilian, Mogadishu, April 14, 2013.
  • Survivors are helped to escape from a window at Mogadishu’s court complex in Mogadishu, Somalia, April 14, 2013.

Islamist Militant Assault in Somali Capital Kills 34

Published April 15, 2013

Somali authorities say the death toll from an attack by al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab militants on Mogadishu's main court complex has risen to at least 34 people.


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