Officials in Somalia say an explosion from improvised explosive device planted in a car killed one person in the capital, Mogadishu, early Tuesday. A security source said the unidentified victim was apparently traveling to work in the car. Several others were reportedly injured in the blast.
The car exploded in the Waberi district just north of Mogadishu airport. No one has claimed responsibility for the blast, but explosions and assassinations in Somalia are often claimed bythe Al-Shabab militant group. Continue reading.