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Somali govt spokesperson wounded in bomb attack

Somali govt spokesperson wounded in bomb attack

ABDI SHEIKH and FEISAL OMAR SOMALIA'S government spokesperson was wounded in an explosion at a road junction set off by a suicide bomber in the capital Mogadishu, police and the national news agency said. The al Qaeda-linked Islamist militant group Al-Shabaab, in comments on its Andalus radio station, claimed responsibility for the attack on Mohamed Ibrahim Moalimuu, who was rushed to hospital and reported to be in stable condition. At the scene of the blast, the remains of the suicide bomber were scattered on the ground close to Moalimuu's four-wheel-drive vehicle with its back windows blown off. Prime Minister Mohammed…
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