Somalia: 28 dead after bomb attack outside hotel in Mogadishu

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Around 28 people were killed and several more injured when a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle near the popular Dayah hotel in central Mogadishu on Wednesday. Shortly after the first blast, another vehicle exploded, killing and wounding more people who had gathered in the area. The al-Shabaab group has claimed responsibility for the attack near the hotel, which is frequented by lawmakers, government officials, and businessmen.