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Car bomb explodes outside president's residence in Somalia

A young resident stands amongst debris and building rubble after a building collapsed in Mogadishu's Shangani district on August, 30, 2016. Photograph: (AFP)

Mogadishu, Banaadir, Somalia Aug 30, 2016, 10.11 AM (IST)
A car bomb went off outside the president's residence in Somalia's capital on Tuesday, damaging nearby hotels, police informed.

"A suicide car bomb exploded outside the presidential palace. So far two hotels opposite
the palace are partially destroyed," Major Mohamed Ali, a police officer, told Reuters over
phone.

(WION)
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