Interior minister: Nine militants killed after Mogadishu blasts

The Somali interior minister has said that all nine attackers have been killed after a militant assault on a court in the capital Mogadishu.

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Somalia blasts claim lives

At least 19 people were killed in the Somali capital Mogadishu in a series of bomb attacks and subsequent gun battles carried out by militants linked to al Qaeda.