Mogadishu — Unknown gunmen shot dead two police officers and injured a Swedish lady (reportedly Swedish politician Ann-Margarethe Livh) in Mogadishu today.
The incident occurred today at midday near the Turkish embassy when a car carrying the police officer's and the lady collided with the car used by the gunmen.
The accident caused furious exchanges between the policemen and the men after which the gunmen pooled guns and fired at the policemen.
The lady luckily got injured and escaped by herself.
The federal police and members of Hodan administration arrived at the scene moments later.
The dead bodies of the policemen and the car they used were still spotted in the scene.
Hodan administration officials declined to give comments about the incident.