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Al-Shabab Increases Attack After Rejecting President’s Amnesty Offer

Al-Shabab bomb attack in Mogadishu killed 17
Somalia’s new military chief, Gen. Ahmed Mohamed Jimale, has survived a suspected suicide car bomb attack that has killed over 15 people.

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Somalia militant group Al-Shabab killed at least 15 people in a suicide car bombing targeting military officials on Sunday, as the Al-Qaeda affiliate rejected the president’s offer of an amnesty.

Two further attacks on Monday signaled that the militants are ramping up violence following a declaration of war on Al-Shabab by Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo on Thursday. Continue reading Al-Shabab Increases Attack After Rejecting President’s Amnesty Offer