Mogadishu Mayor Dies After Al-Shabaab Attack

Mogadishu mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman has died in a Qatari clinic, a week after al-Shahaab extremists targeted his office. Osman was airlifted to Doha after a female suicide bomber managed to elude security checks and enter the mayor's office on July 24, killing six people and wounding Osman.

Mayor of Mogadishu Abdirahman Omar Osman at the opening of the Mogadishu Book Fair in Somalia's capital on August 15, 2018.

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