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UAE embassy security head killed in Mogadishu blast
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UAE embassy security head killed in Mogadishu blast

A Somalia National Army military official was on Thursday  killed and 2 other people wounded after a bomb fitted in a car they were aboard went off, a police source confirmed to Radio Dalsan The military official name could not be immediately be  availed by police but he is described as a Somali national of Yemeni descent The officer is said to have been trained in the United Arab Emirates and he was the head security of the embassy The car bomb exploded in Manabolio junction in the Somali capital Mogadishu Police have launched an investigation into the bombing No group has claimed responsibility over the attack although it bares hallmarks of the Somali militant group Alshabaab which in the past has targetted military and other government officials