|Photo of a vehicle after the attack - Credit of Markacadey|
The exchanges of gunfire continued for more than an hour before dying down. The BBC reported that at least ten people were killed in the attack, including four security guards.
Al-Shabab, which is linked to al-Qaeda, once controlled large areas of Somalia but was pushed out of major cities in 2011 and 2012.
However, it is still able to mount complex attacks. It has frequently targeted the UN-backed parliament.
|Credit of OWN|