At least 16 dead in Somali court attack

Posted: April 15, 2013 at 4:32 a.m.

People are helped to escape from a window during an attack at Mogadishu’s court complex Sunday in Mogadishu, Somalia.

A barrage of bullets and two car-bomb blasts rattled Mogadishu on Sunday when nine al-Shabab Islamic extremists stormed Somalia’s main court complex, officials said, in a two-hour attack that shows the country’s most dangerous militant group might be down but not defeated.

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