Somalia: Bomb as 12 people were killed
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Somalia: Bomb as 12 people were killed

Mogadishu : Somalia | Apr 09, 2012 at 6:56 PM PDT
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Suicide blast in Somalia Theatre kills sports officials and several

On 9/4, a bomb attack in the town of Baidoa, southern Somalia thatkilled 12 people, over 30 injured.

According to local police, anti-government forces called "IslamicYouth Movement" that triggered the bomb caused the blast causedthe casualties mentioned above. The injured people were taken tothe hospital.

This is the second bombing in Somalia last week. On 4/4, an explosion also occurred at the national theater in the Somali capital Mogadishu as nine people were killed, including two senior sports industry.

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Somalia's President Sheik Sharif Ahmed talks to the media during a visit to the national theatre in the capital Mogadishu
Somalia's President Sheik Sharif Ahmed talks to the media during a visit to the national theatre in the capital Mogadishu
Le Thi Bich Lan is based in Vũng Tàu, Đông Nam Bộ, Vietnam, and is a Reporter for Allvoices.
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