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Turkish Military Plane Arrives to Evacuate Somalia Bomb Victims

A general view shows the scene of a car bomb explosion at a checkpoint in Mogadishu, Somalia  December 28, 2019. REUTERS/Feisal…

A Turkish military plane arrived in Mogadishu on Sunday to evacuate those gravely wounded in a devastating bombing that killed 79 people and overwhelmed local health services, in the latest attack on a city dogged by insecurity.

The aircraft also brought doctors to help treat the some 125 people injured in Saturday’s blast, which happened when a vehicle packed with explosives detonated at a busy security checkpoint.

No group has claimed the bloody attack, however Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has blamed Islamist group Al-Shabaab which regularly carries out car bombings and other attacks on the capital, in their decade-long bid to topple the read more >>>

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