NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) – the number of victims by the explosions of several car bomb Friday outside a hotel in Mogadishu rose to 53 dead and more than 100 injured, sources said policiale s and medical on Saturday. The authorities fear that the number of deaths continue to soar due to the terrible wounds of many survivors, said Captain Mohamed Hussein, a senior official of the somali police. The total number of dead which Hussein spread coincides with figures provided by hospitals.
Ahmed Yusuf, nurse at Madina hospital, said that hospitals in Mogadishu attended a large number of wounded were arriving Saturday.
FILE – In this Friday, November 9, 2018 file photo, a man helps a wounded civilian after the outbreak of several cars pump near the hotel Sahafi in Mogadishu, capital of Somalia. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
On Friday afternoon, Islamic extremists detonated four vehicles loaded with explosives outside a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu. After the three explosions, a fourth shook the area as paramedics tried to help the wounded.
The rebel Islamic extremists of al – Shabab, in Somalia, were awarded the attacks.
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