Somalia: IED Emplaced on Vehicle Injures Police Official

TRIPwire, 10 September 2019

On 9 September 2019, a police general sustained injuries after an IED emplaced on his vehicle functioned near the Mogadishu seaport. Reports indicate the general was in his vehicle while getting gas at the time of explosion. One of his bodyguards was also injured. Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack.