New Somali President Safe After Explosion

Mogadishu (KON) - Somalia's new president and Kenya's foreign minister are safe after a bomb attack at the Mogadishu hotel where they were speaking.
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VOA correspondent Gabe Joselow, who was at the hotel, says two bombs detonated outside the building Wednesday as President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and Kenyan Foreign Minister Samson Ongeri were holding a news conference inside.

He says both men were unharmed but that a number of African Union soldiers were killed or wounded in the attack.

Mr. Mohamud was elected president by Somalia

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