MOGADISHU–A suicide bomber in police uniform blew himself up inside a police training camp in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Thursday, killing at least three police officers, an official said.
“So far we can confirm that three had died. The death toll may rise,” Mohamed Hussein, a police major, told Reuters.
BREAKING: Huge explosion heard in #Mogadishu
— Live From Somalia (@Tuuryare_Africa) December 14, 2017
BREAKING: An explosion was reported at the police academy in Mogadishu, Local media reports that bomber detonated suicide vest during rehearsal parade at Mogadishu's main police academy. Deaths and wounds feared -Officials #Somalia
— Somalia- latest news (@MunaserMohamed) December 14, 2017
Pay attention to Somalia, which has one of the biggest territories still under jihadist sway. My column from Mogadishu https://t.co/4W6QDivhR6
— Yaroslav Trofimov (@yarotrof) December 13, 2017
By Abdi Sheikh