At least 14 people, including two ministers, were injured during the explosion in Somalia.
A truck exploded at the entrance of the “Nur Dob” hotel near the presidential complex in the city of Jouxar. During the incident, the building, as well as nearby houses, were significantly damaged.
According to the publication, among those injured in the explosion are the ministers of health and women’s affairs, as well as the former deputy chairman of the parliament of the Hirshabel autonomous region.
“Ash-Shabaab” terrorist group took responsibility for the explosion.
“Xinhua” agency, referring to the press secretary of Hirschabel state, reported that two people died and 15 people were injured during the explosion.
A strong explosion occurred near a hotel in Joukhar, the capital of Somalia’s southern state of Hirshabelle.
“Report” According to TASS, the National Television of Somalia reported on this.
According to information, a car bomb exploded near the hotel and the terrorist died.
According to the “Somali Guardian” news portal, the number of dead may be several dozen. “Goobjoog News” portal reported that three state government ministers were injured in the hotel building.
The area was cordoned off by the police.
State authorities have already blamed al-Shabaab for the attack.