4 killed in presidential palace attack in Mogadishu (16)

Xinhua 2014.07.09 17:10
MOGADISHU, July 9 (Xinhua) - Four people including three militants were killed after an attack overnight on the presidential palace in the Somali capital Mogadishu, government sources said Wednesday. Somali Minister of Information Mustaf Sheikh Ali Duhulow said four militants tried to penetrate an office complex that houses various ministries but was quickly halted by Somali security forces and African Union peace keepers.
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