Seven killed in shooting in Somalia

  • At least seven people were killed in three shootings in Mogadishu, the capital city of Somalia. Three intelligence officials were among the dead. As per reports, the violence took place a day after US officials confirmed that an airstrike killed Hassan Ali Dhore, a senior member of al-Shabab militant group. Two of the strikes involved masked or unidentified gunman and the third incident took place when government security forces opened fire while carrying out an operation, leaving three dead and one wounded.