Gunmen storm Mogadishu hotel in Somalia, 5 dead

At least five people were killed in a gun-battle between militant Islamists and Somali security forces at a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu. The attack at the Afrik Hotel began on Sunday after a car bomb explosion. Al-Shabab said it was responsible. The group, which is linked to al-Qaeda, regularly carries out attacks against the […]