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Somalia: At Least 15 Killed in Gun Battle at Gov’t Bldg

HeadlineMar 25, 2019

In Somalia, at least 15 people died after a Saturday gun battle between security forces and al-Shabab militants at an official government building in the capital Mogadishu. The al-Shabab fighters detonated a car bomb outside the building before storming the ministries of labor and public works. Among the dead was the deputy minister of labor and social affairs, Saqar Ibrahim Abdalla.

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