Explosion rocks Somali capital - witnesses

Wed Mar 21, 2012 6:18am GMT
 

MOGADISHU, March 21 (Reuters) - A loud blast was heard in the centre of the Somali capital on Wednesday and gunfire rang out from the same area immediately afterwards, Reuters witnesses said.

The explosion came from the direction of a major road intersection known as 'Kilometre 4' in Mogadishu's administrative district. (Reporting by Abdi Sheikh; Editing by Richard Lough)

 
Powered by Reuters AlertNet. AlertNet provides news, images and insight from the world's disasters and conflicts and is brought to you by Reuters Foundation.