16 Killed in al-Shabab Attack on Somali Police

Militants have attacked a police station in central Somalia, leaving 16 people dead.Witnesses said a car driven by the militants exploded Tuesday outside the entrance to the station in the town of Beledweyne.A group of four gunmen then stormed the building and began shooting. Pro-government forces soon surrounded the facility, sparking a firefight that lasted several hours.Officials said all of the attackers as well as several police officers and civilians were killed, while several…