MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A loud explosion followed by heavy gunfire could be heard in the heart of Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Friday, a Reuters witness said.

A second blast was heard in the area after several minutes of the gunfire, the witness said.

(Reporting by Abdi Sheikh; Writing by Duncan Miriri; Editing by Hugh Lawson)

Neuer Inhalt

Horizontal Line

SWI on Instagram

SWI on Instagram

SWI on Instagram

subscription form

Form for signing up for free newsletter.

Sign up for our free newsletters and get the top stories delivered to your inbox.

Click here to see more newsletters