Somali officials said: bomb explosion in the capital of Somali left 3 killed and 11 injured.
MojNews-At least three people were killed and 20 others, including Turkish nationals, injured after a suicide car bomb blast targeted a police convoy escorting Turkish contractors in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday, said officials.
Somali government spokesman Ismail Mukhtar Oronjo confirmed the attack. The attack happened in the town of Afgoye, lower Shabelle region.
"It's very early to say how many have been killed in the attack but what we know is several people including soldiers were killed and 20 others wounded and casualties could rise," he said.
He also said among those injured were Somalia’s deputy commander of special forces. No group has yet claimed responsibility for the terrorist attack .
On Dec. 28, at least 85 people, including two Turkish nationals, were killed and over 150 others wounded in a truck suicide attack in Mogadishu, in another attack claimed by Al-Shabaab .