Eleven dead in Mogadishu hotel car bombing: police

imageAround 11 people were killed Friday in a car bomb attack against a hotel in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu, police said.

“Some 11 people were killed and a dozen more injured,” police official Anshur Nur told AFP close to the scene of the blast at the Maka al Mukarama hotel.

“I could see several burning cars, dead and injured people on the ground,” he said.