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car bombs killed at least 23 people Sunday in the Somali town of
Galkayo. Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the blasts, which killed
students and local merchants.
Second bomb strikes people trying to help victims of the first blast
Many of the dead are students and local traders, police say
Mogadishu, Somalia (CNN)A
pair of suicide car bombings struck a government building in Somalia on
Sunday, killing 23 people, including two attackers, authorities said.
of the fatalities are students and local traders who were at a nearby
school and market in the town of Galkayo, police said.
bomber rammed his explosives-laden vehicle into the main gate of the
building, killing several people, local police Capt. Abdi Hassan said.
later, as people gathered to help the wounded, a second car bomb
exploded. At least one police officer was killed, authorities said.
Al-Shabaab, which claimed responsibility for the bombings, wants to turn Somalia into an Islamist state.
terror group Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack, which
targeted a government compound housing administrative offices, police
said. The group's spokesman, Sheikh Abdiaziz Abu Musab, spoke to Andalus
Radio, a pro-militant station.
Northern Galkayo is under the control of Puntland, a semi-autonomous state in northeast Somalia.
President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and Prime Minister Omar A Abdirashid
Ali Sharmarke strongly condemned the attack, describing it "barbaric and
A representative of UN
Secretary-General in Somalia Michael Keating issued this statement:
"This act of terror highlights the vulnerability of Somali civilians
including children to actors who continue to use violence to achieve
attack follows a similar pattern of bombings in the country also
claimed by Al-Shabaab, which wants to turn Somalia into an Islamist