Triple car bombings in Mogadishu kill at least 18 people, police say
- Two car bombs were detonated between the Sahafi Hotel and another one detonated behind the hotel, police told CNN.
- Colonel Qasim Ahmed Roble, Somali police spokesman, told reporters five attackers attempted to storm the hotel but were shot and killed by police.
- The United National Assistance Mission in Somalia condemned the attack and said Al-Shabab has claimed responsibility.
A series of car bombings killed at least 18 people and injured 45 in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Friday, Police Capt .Daahir Kulane said.
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