A bomb exploded near the residence of the President of Somalia

Tuesday, 30 August, 2016 - 15:00

A car bomb exploded near the presidential residence in the Somali capital in Mogadishu. As a result of the accident  five people were killed, others have been wounded, some of them are in serious condition.

The blast damaged the residence and part of the hotel, which is located across the street.

According to witnesses after the explosion shots were heard.