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Suicide Bombing, Raid on Asasey Hotel in Somalia Leaves 26 Dead and 50 Injured

July 13th, 2019 · 5:10 pm @   -  No Comments
Date of Occurrence: 13th July 2019 Location: Kismayo, Somalia Event: Complex Attack Fatalities: 26 Injuries/Displaced: 56

A suicide car bomb was detonated at the Asasey hotel in Kismayo, Somalia before 4 gunmen stormed inside. At least 26 people were killed and 56 injured. Local elders and lawmakers were meeting inside the hotel to discuss the upcoming regional election. The siege lasted for more than 12 hours.

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Al Jazeera

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