276 dead in truck bomb attack in Somalia
October 16 , 2017
At least 276 people were killed in a terrorist attack in the Somalian capital of Mogadishu. According to media reports, more than 300 people have been injured in the attack which involved a truck comprising many hundred kilograms of military-grade and homemade explosives. However, the death toll is expected to rise. The attack is being blamed on the militant group al-Shabaab.