Baidoa suicide bombing

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Baidoa suicide bombing
Part of Somali Civil War (2009–present)
Location Baidoa, Somalia
Date 28 February 2016
Attack type
Suicide bombing
Deaths 30
Non-fatal injuries
Perpetrators Al-Shabaab

Two suicide bombers attacked a busy junction and a restoraunt in the Somali town Baidoa.[1] 30 people, mostly civilians were killed and another 40 were injured. Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility, saying they targeted government officials and security forces.[2] [3]


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  2. ^ "Islamist group kills 30 in twin blasts in Somali town". Reuters. 28 February 2016. Retrieved 28 February 2016.
  3. ^ "Un double attentat suicide en Somalie a fait 30 morts et 40 blessés". RT français. 29 February 2016. Retrieved 29 February 2016.
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