A suicide car blast targeted a Police checkpoint near airport, second blast occurred outside Peace Hotel that hosted IGAD meeting. Eyewitnesses said the blast was followed by gunfire, according to reports.

  • UPDATE 1021 UTC 3 people confirmed killed, Police says.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack. However, the al-Qaida linked Islamic extremist group al-Shabab often carries out such attacks.

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