14 killed as Shebab attacks Somalia presidential palace

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MOGADISHU – At least 14 people were killed on Friday, including five Somali officials or soldiers plus nine attackers, in a suicide attack by Shebab rebels against the presidential palace in Mogadishu, police said.

“We have counted around nine of the attackers who have been killed by the security forces and five Somali officials, among them soldiers,” Somali police official Abdirahman Mohamed said.

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