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Somalia: Reports of UVIED detonation in Mogadishu March 21

Reports of under-vehicle improvised explosive device (UVIED) detonation near KM4 junction in Mogadishu March 21, with one casualty reported; avoid the area

21 mars 18h02 UTC
TIMEFRAME expected from 21/3/2019, 12h00 until 22/3/2019, 11h59 (Africa/Mogadishu). COUNTRY/REGION Mogadishu

Event

Local reports claim that an under-vehicle improvised explosive device (UVIED) detonated near the KM4 junction in Mogadishu on Thursday evening (local time), March 21, with one associated casualty reported. Further details are still emerging; avoid the area.

Context

Al-Shabaab continues to exercise effective control over large zones in the south and center of Somalia and attacks from the group are frequent across the country, including in Mogadishu. The group often targets government officials and military infrastructure in a bid to topple the West- and UN-backed government and impose its own strict interpretation of Islam in Somalia.

Advice

Individuals in Mogadishu are advised to avoid the affected area, monitor developments to the situation, remain vigilant for militant activity, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities and their home governments.

The security environment in Somalia remains complex. Professional security advice and support should be sought prior to travel.

 

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