Suicide Car Bombers Hit Main AU Base In Somalia – NYTimes.com

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – Somali insurgents hit the African Union’s (AU) main base in Mogadishu on Thursday with two suicide car bombs, killing at least six people and showing their ability to strike at the heart of its peacekeeping mission.Hospital sources said at least seven more people were killed and 18 wounded in artillery battles that broke out after the twin blasts. A senior Somali government source said four members of the AU force AMISOM were among the six dead at the base.

Suicide Car Bombers Hit Main AU Base In Somalia – NYTimes.com

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