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  6/26/2014, Sivan 28, 5774

Central Somalia Hotel Raided by Islamist Extremists

Eyewitnesses claim Islamist militants threw grenades at the gate of a hotel in central Somalia on Thursday before firing shots and bursting into the building, currently being used by Somali soldiers and Djiboutian African Union peacekeepers.

The extremist al Shabaab group claimed responsibility for the attack.