Al Shabaab claims responsibility for Mogadishu blasts
A web site that supports Al-Shabaab, the radical Islamist group in Somalia, claimed twin blasts that devastated The Village, a restaurant-cum-cafeteria, in Mogadishu on Saturday morning. In a written statement by Al-Shabaab’s Information Directorate , the fanatical Islamists stated that suicide missions targeted The Village in Hamarweyne district in the city centre. “The jihadists (holy warriors) targeted a favourite place of the local and international spy elements,” stated the Al-Shabaab statement.
It did not mention the method used in the attack, but people in the area believe that the assaults consisted of a suicide car and a person wearing a suicide belt. Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud condemned the blasts, blaming Al-Shabaab.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Africa Review KenyaSimilar Stories