BREAKING: Loud explosion heard in Mogadishu targeting an army base belonging to the 27th brigade. Higher death-toll reported after a suicide bomber managed to detonate explosive laden vehicle inside the base. Troops cordon off nearby roads as rescue operation is underway.#Somalia pic.twitter.com/QiR3xpKHXV— Somaliguardian (@SomaliGuardian) August 8, 2020
U napadu je poginulo najmanje osam, a ranjeno 14 ljudi, saopštila je lokalna hitna pomoć, prenosi Tanjug.
„Sigurno je samoubilaški napad, sada transportujemo ranjene“, rekao je gradonačelnik Mogadiša Abdulahi Mohamud.
At least eight soldiers were killed and more than 14 others injured after a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the gates of a military base in #Mogadishu, #Somalia, citing a police officer. pic.twitter.com/2sbwcbeV83— Hassan Aweis (@mansuur8) August 8, 2020