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MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A huge explosion went off in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Wednesday, followed by gunfire, and a cloud of smoke was seen rising from the town's centre, a Reuters witness said.

It was not immediately clear what caused the blast, or who was shooting.

(Reporting by Abdi Sheikh; Writing by George Obulutsa; Editing by Larry King)

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