Car bomb blast in Somalia's capital kills at least 5
MOGADISHU, Somalia - A police officer says a car bomb blast near a police station in Somalia's capital has killed at least five people and wounded at least 13 others.
Capt. Mohamed Hussein says the explosion near Waberi police station along the busy Maka Almukarramah road may have been a suicide bomber.
Most of the victims are civilians.
The exact target of the blast remains unclear.
The Somalia-based extremist group al-Shabab often carries out deadly bombings in Mogadishu.
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