Al-Shabab armed group claims responsibility for latest attack in Somali capital.
At least nine people have died in a suspected suicide bombing in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, police and witnesses said.
The attack on Tuesday has killed and wounded civilians and members of the security forces.
“There are still investigations going on but with all indications so far, a suicide bomber caused the blast,” police officer Mohamed Ali was quoted as saying by the AFP news agency, adding that six members of the security forces and three civilians were killed and 11 other people wounded.
Dadir Hassan, another police officer in Mogadishu, said the death toll stood at 11. He told Anadolu Agency over the phone that the suicide bomber targeted a busy tea shop near a