Somalia death toll rises to 30

Somali soldiers and resident stand near wreckage car and buildings on 27 February, 2016, in Mogadishu, Somalia. Photo: MOHAMED ABDIWAHAB / AFP

MOGADISHU - Twin explosions in the Somali city of Baidoa killed at least 30 people on Sunday afternoon, the regional governor said Monday.

A mother stands by her child laying in a bed at Medina hospital on 27 February, 2016 in Mogadishu, the day after the attack on SYL hotel. Credit: AFP /MOHAMED ABDIWAHAB 

"The official number of the dead has reached 30 people -- all of them civilians -- and 61 others have been wounded, 15 of them seriously," Abdurashid Abdulahi, governor of Bay region, told AFP.


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