Car bomb attackers kill 6 in assault on Somali police building

Somali soldiers secure a partially-crumbled perimeter wall following twin car bombings outside UN buildings in Mogadishu on July 26Six people were killed Sunday in a gun and car-bomb assault on a police building in the centre of the Somali capital that also left seven assailants dead, Security Minister Abdirasak Omar Mohamed said. Earlier, security official Ibrahim Mohamed told AFP that “terrorist elements” had smashed two cars packed full of explosives into the headquarters of the police’s criminal investigations department. There was smoke and dust and everything was in a mess,” said witness Abukar Osman.

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