The death toll due to the explosion in Somalia has risen to 276

The number of victims of explosion in the Somali capital Mogadishu has risen to 276, more than 300 people were injured. On Monday, October 16, said in his Twitter Minister of information of the country, Abdirahman Osman.

Earlier it was reported about 231 killed and 275 injured.

October 14, near the building of hotels in the area Khodan in Mogadishu blew up a truck loaded with explosives. Two hours later, another explosion occurred in the area of Madina. Initially it was reported only about two dozen victims.

Responsibility for the attack has not taken none of the terrorist groups, but the majority of terrorist attacks recently, the country was done by militants “Al-Shabab”, which is a wing of the international terrorist organization “al-Qaeda” (banned in Russia).