Somalia: Bomb Attack Claims 20 Lives While Injuring 30 People

Atleast 20 people were killed and 30 injured by a suicide car bomb just outside a restaurant near the port on Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Friday night.

According to multiple reports, the blast sent plumes of smoke into the sky and triggered gunfire.

The speeding car is reportedly to have exploded at Yemeni restaurant and the blast was very heavy as it caused massive destruction and civilian casualties.

The previous attacks in Somalia have been done by Al-Shabab as part of its campaign to topple the Horn of African country’s central government and establish it’s own rule based on its strict interpretation of Islamic law.

Watch scenes after the explosion below