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At least 10 killed in attack on Qatari officials in Somalia

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Around 11 people were killed in Somalia's capital Sunday when a suicide attacker from the Al-Qaeda linked Shebab insurgents rammed a car laden with explosives into a convoy carrying officials from Qatar, police said. 

Picture released by the AU-UN IST shows a Somali policeman directing traffic at a checkpoint in Mogadishu on May 3, 2013. At least 11 people were killed Sunday when a suicide attacker rammed a car laden with explosives into a government convoy at a busy junction in the Somali capital, police said.

"Several people have been killed, the blast was big ... the number of those killed is around 11," police official Mohamed Adan said.

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