Muna Hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia
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Somali MPs killed in hotel suicide attack

Gunmen have stormed a hotel close to Somalia's presidential palace and killed at least 32 people, including six MPs.

Responsibility for the attack in the capital Mogadishu has been claimed by the Islamist rebel movement al-Shabab.

The attack comes on a day of fierce fighting in the city, as Peter Greste reports.

  • 24 Aug 2010
  • From the section Africa
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