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Africa Horn
Unknown Gunmen kill two in Somali capital
2012-05-09
(Sh. M. Network)-Unidentified gunnies have overnight shot to death at least two people in Mogadishu,Somalia capital, the latest violence

Witnesses told Shabelle Media that the assailants armed who armed with pistols have on Monday evening shot and killed two middle-aged men, a TFG soldier and Moallin Ismail, a man working for Somalia's immigration and identification at Bulo-Hubet neighborhood in Wadajir district.

Some reports suggest that TFG forces at the area killed the soldier as he was trying to run after the assailants who assassinated Moallin Ismail in Mogadishu overnight.

No group or individual has yet grabbed credit for the killing, but locals said the attacker have beat feet from the shooting site before TFG soldiers arrived.

Al-Shabaab
... the Islamic version of the old Somali warlord...
was driven out of Mogadishu by government and African Union
...a union consisting of 53 African states, most run by dictators of one flavor or another. The only all-African state not in the AU is Morocco. Established in 2002, the AU is the successor to the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), which was even less successful...
forces last year but has continued to carry out attacks in the city.
Posted by:Fred

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