A automobile weighted down with explosives rammed into vehicles and vehicles at a checkpoint resulting in the doorway of the Presidential Palace in Somalia, killing a minimum of 8 other people, police mentioned Saturday.
The checkpoint is the only utilized by Somalia’s president and top minister on their technique to and from the airport in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu.
9 people have been wounded within the bombing, police spokesman Abdifatah Adam Hassan mentioned.
The al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab extremist team has claimed accountability. The gang regularly carries out such assaults within the capital.