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Monday, December 21, 2015

Intelligence Officer and a Bank Official Shot Dead in Somalia

An intelligence officer and a Central bank official were killed in two shootings perpetrated by unidentified gunmen, reported today the Somali Police.


Mogadishu, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) An intelligence officer and a Central bank official were killed in two shootings perpetrated by unidentified gunmen, reported today the Somali Police.

According to the police spokesman, Ali Mohamud, a group of gunmen shot Abdirisaq Omar Hajji Masale, who was working for the government's intelligence agency, while he was going to his home in southern Taleh district.

Three hours earlier an armed group killed Abdulaziz Elmi, an official of the central bank, who was heading work when was attacked, said Farah Nur, an officer in the security forces.