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Gunmen Kill 6 Outside Somali Capital

Gunmen in Somalia have attacked a convoy carrying doctors to a hospital near the capital, killing six people, including three Syrians.The ambush happened Wednesday on a road that connects Mogadishu to Afgoye. A VOA Somali reporter in Mogadishu says another Syrian Doctor was wounded in the attack.Afgoye is a former stronghold of the al-Qaida-linked militant group Al-Shabab, which denied responsibility for the shootings.Al-Shabab once controlled most of the Somali capital, but the group was...

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