The August 2020 Mogadishu bombing was a suicide car bombing on 8 August 2020 at the gates of the 12th April Army Brigade military base close to the recently reopened Mogadishu sports stadium in the Warta Nabadda district of Mogadishu. The attack killed at least eight people and wounded fourteen others. The jihadist group al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack.
|August 2020 Mogadishu bombing|
|Part of the Somali Civil War|
|Date||8 August 2020|
|Suicide car bombing|
See also Edit
- "Eight soldiers killed by al-Shabab suicide bomber in Mogadishu". Al Jazeera English.
- "Several killed in attack at Somali military base". BBC News. 8 August 2020. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
- "Blast Rocks Military Base in Somali Capital, at Least Eight Dead". 8 August 2020 – via The New York Times.
- "Blast rocks military base in Somali capital, at least eight dead". Reuters. 8 August 2020.