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    Car Bomb Explodes Near Police Training Academy in Somalian Capital - Reports

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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A car bomb exploded outside the police training academy in the Somalian capital of Mogadishu on Thursday, killing several people and injuring a dozen of others, the Garowe Online news website reported.

    A senior Somalian police officer confirmed to the Garowe Online news website that a car laden with explosives had exploded at the entrance to the General Kahiye police training camp.

    A dozen injured people were taken to a local hospital, according to the officer.

    Al Shabab terrorists claimed responsibility for the car bomb attack, the news website reported.

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