Multiple casualties reported after suspected car bomb exploded at Mogadishu's Maka Al-Mukarrama Road; street vendors among the casualties, witnesses.

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21 July 2018
Footage shows immediate aftermath of Mogadishu car bomb at Maka Al-Mukarrama Road
Al Shabab claims the responsibility of a car bombing attack that took place near Wehlie hotel where 14 civilians were killed and more than 21 others wounded im Mogadishu
14 dead in a busy street blast in the Somali capital Mogadishu
Somalia radio Daslan @DalsanFM reported: •Somali Police sources say at least 5 people killed in Mogadishu blast. •Ambulance sources put the number higher.
A witness has told he saw the dead bodies of 8 people outside Wehlie hotel in Mogadishu
A massive explosion from a remote-controlled vehicle-borne explosive device kills at least 6 people, most of them civilians including women street vendors according to security sources. The RCVBIED was parked along the main Maka Al-Mukarrama road opposite Hotel Weheliye, sources.
Suicide explosion targets Wehlie hotel in Mogadishu. Casualties reported
Multiple casualties reported after suspected car bomb exploded at Mogadishu's Maka Al-Mukarrama Road; street vendors among the casualties, witnesses.
Somali army backed by KDF ground and air forces kill 4 militants in an assault against AlShabab-held area north of Elwak, near the Somali-Kenyan border.
Gunfight between SNA forces and Al Shabab militants reported in Mogadishu's Kahda district
Two civilians were killed seven soldiers wounded after clash between two units of the Somali security forces, per witnesses. Army chief Abdiweli Gorod tells @voasomali troops shot each other "by mistake"
Two people dead in deadly internal firefight between two units within Somali security forces in Mogadishu
Reports of deadly internal firefight between two units within the Somali security forces in Mogadishu: Residents
Two Al-Shabab fighters killed three injured in a fresh U.S. airstrike near Mubarak village, Lower Shabelle region on Monday: @USAfricaCommand
Two people are reported to have been killed in a gun battle between UAE trained forces and SNA forces in Mogadishu's Tarabunka Junction. Seven others reportedly wounded
Rare IS report from Mogadishu, usually their claims come from Puntland and Afgooye
Boat carrying fuel, cars and other items from Dubai goes up in flames near Bosaso port. Police say a short circuit in the engine room likely caused the fire. (Courtesy of @Abdiqanihassan)4 month ago
Boat carrying fuel, cars and other items from Dubai goes up in flames near Bosaso port. Police say a short circuit in the engine room likely caused the fire. (Courtesy of @Abdiqanihassan)
4 month ago
Rescue efforts underway after a commercial boat caught fire near Bosaso port; fate of crew unclear: Reports
A Somali military officer named as Yusuf shot dead by gunmen in Mogadishu. The killers fled – Witness Somalia
International community issue statement expressing "grave concern" over new political crisis, urges Parliament and the Executive to use "constitutional and peaceful means to resolve political differences". [Statement attached]
4 month ago
At least one soldier was killed and two civilians wounded when gunmen suspected being fighters from AlShabaab ambushed a security checkpoint near Bosaso port. Somalia
Somalia's Shebab claims to have killed 7 African Union soldiers in an ambush attack in Lower Shabelle – Radio Andulus Somalia
Proposed no-confidence motion against the speaker of Parliament has "failed" to get enough support after 16 signatories reversed their decision leaving proponents with 91 signatures, 1 short of the required number - MPs.
A 100+ Somali MPs signed up a motion of no-confidence in the speaker of Lower House of Parliament Mohamed Osman Jawari - multiple sources. MPs accused Jawari of impeding constitutional review process, power abuse and suppressing opinions of lawmakers; Jawari says move is illegal.
Photos: Pres @M_Farmaajo observes graduation of about 600 Darawish paramilitary forces. Mogadishu
4 month ago
Reports of clashes between Al-Shabab and Somali regional forces in two separate zones: At least 5 regional forces and 4 militants died in clashes east of Huddur, Bakool region. Separately 4 militants killed during fighting w security forces in Sanguni, Lower Jubba, 1 killed as well.
President @M_Farmaajo has reportedly "moved into" the Ministry of Defense where army restructuring efforts are taking place. The MoD has as many as 27 sub-departments with some doing overlapping tasks; admin officer was fired only to be reappointed by a different officer, sources say
Somaliland parliament denounces Somali federal parliament's decision to nullify port deals with DP World. Somaliland parliament says move is "belligerent and illegal", reiterates support for the tripartite deal. Somaliland parliament warns move could destabilise region
Somali national army radio is reporting that security forces have 'killed' son of Al-Shabab leader identified as "Hassan Ahmed Abu Ubaidah" in an operation in Lower Shabelle region last night, no indecent confirmation yet
Somali parliament decides to prevent the company of ports Dubai to work in Somalia
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