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Car Bomb Hits Mogadishu Hotel, Gunmen Storm Inside

Witnesses say a car bomb has exploded outside a major hotel in Somalia's capital, and that gunmen have stormed the building. The bomb erupted late Wednesday afternoon outside the Hotel Ambassador in central Mogadishu.  Witnesses tell VOA Somali that security forces cordoned off the area and that soldiers moved into the hotel to flush out the gunmen. There was no immediate word on casualties.   The assault came just hours after officials reported an assault elsewhere in...

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