16 February 2013

Somalia: Suicide Bomb At the Beach

Photo: Stuart Price/UN Multimedia
A scene from Lido Beach in Mogadishu (file photo).

Mogadishu — A vehicle which was filled with explosive materials kick one of the hotel which is situated at the beach liido,mogadishu.

Two people died on the spot and many more were injured in the hotel and eight vehicles were destroyed whereby it was unbelievable that the only cars that are removed out when people are out for leisure were finally lost in a second.

When immediately the bomb exploded Amison and Army from the federal government of Somalia come to assist and rescue people who were on fire. The victims were rushed to different hospitals to rescue their life back.

District commissioner of Abdiaziz was among the people who immediately visited the scene later informing the journalism about the loss of life and property that were blazed in the fire and blaming Alshabab for the incident, but no any report have been released by Alshabab about the incident.

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