Somalia Newswire (Page 2)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Somalia. (Page 2)

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  1. Ministers says somalia's Daallo flight was hit by a bombRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Echo

    In a statement shortly after the incident, Daallo Airlines said an investigation was launched by Somalia's Civil Aviation Authority, as well as a technical team from the aircraft's owners and its manufacturers, Airbus. The blast sucked a male passenger out of the plane and forced the aircraft to make an emergency landing Tuesday in Somalia's capital, they said.

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  2. 10 Things to Know for MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Brownsville Herald

    The freshman senator's uneven debate performance in New Hampshire invigorates Chris Christie, John Kasich and Jeb Bush days before the state's primary. The Mogadishu airport footage shows two men handing what looks like a laptop to a suspected suicide bomber after he passed through a security checkpoint, a Somalia government spokesman says.

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  3. Somalia spokesman: Video shows laptop handed to bomb suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Spokesman Abdisalam Atto said at least one of the men delivering the laptop was an airport employee and that 20 people, including airport employees and others, have been arrested. The man who received the laptop is the suspected suicide bomber who was blown from the Daallo Airlines jet creating a gaping hole in the fuselage and forcing the plane to make an emergency landing back at the Mogadishu airport.

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  4. Video Shows Men Handing Laptop to Somalia Suicide Bombing Suspect, Official SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Time

    A hole is photographed in a plane operated by Daallo Airlines as it sits on the runway of the airport in Mogadishu, Somalia on Feb. 2, 2016. Twitter Gives Thousands of ISIS Sympathizers the Boot Indonesia's Overcrowded Prisons Are a Breeding Ground for Islamic Extremism International Donors Raise Over $10 Billion for Syrians - Security video footage taken at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint, Somalia's government spokesman said Sunday.

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  5. You're not safe from a bomb attack on a plane. But that's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Crikey

    The photo of the jagged passenger-sized hole blown in the side of a jet shortly after it took off from Mogadishu in Somalia last Tuesday is the stuff of air traveller nightmares.

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  6. Video Shows Airport Employee Handing Apparent Laptop to Suspected...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    Security video footage taken at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint, Somalia's government spokesman said Sunday. At least one of the men delivering the laptop was an airport employee, government spokesman Abdisalam Aato told The Associated Press.

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  7. Explosive Handoff: Video shows laptop given to Somalia bomb suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... security checks, including X-ray machines. Security in Mogadishu's airport is tight. In conjunction with Somalia's National Security Agency, it is run by Turkish officials, as a Turkish aviation company manages the airport. It's believed security ...

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  8. 2Pilot after Somalia emergency: Airport security is - zero'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone. The Serbian pilot who landed a jetliner in Somalia with a three-foot hole in its fuselage said Sunday that he never doubted it was caused by a bomb and described the security ...

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  9. Somalian Aircraft: Plane's Mid-air Explosion Blast A Hole Inside A PlaneRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Echo

    ... The blast sucked a male passenger out of the plane and forced the aircraft to make an emergency landing Tuesday in Somalia's capital, they said. The incident had prompted the pilot to turn the Airbus back to Somalia where it made an emergency ...

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  10. Raw: Somalia Releases Airport Video Before BlastRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | USA Today

    A Somalia government spokesman says that CCTV video footage at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint. Raw: Somalia Releases Airport Video Before Blast A Somalia government spokesman says that CCTV video footage at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint.

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  11. Somali Jet Explosion Blamed on Suicide Bomber Say OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Skift

    A suicide bomber is suspected to have set off the explosive that blew a hole in a jetliner, sucked the man out of the plane and forced the aircraft to make an emergency landing on Tuesday in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, Somali officials said Saturday. "Experts who were investigating the cause of the blast in the plane concluded that a bomb was the cause," said Ali Jama Jangali, Somalia's transport minister at a press conference in Mogadishu.

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  12. Pilot thankful suicide blast was at low altitude, slams Mogadishu airport securityRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | UAport

    The Serb pilot who landed a jetliner in Somalia with a gaping hole in its fuselage said Sunday he never doubted that it was caused by a bomb and described the security surrounding the airplane at Mogadishu Airport as "zero."

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  13. Footage shows man in security jacket hand laptop bomb to jet passenger: probeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Somali intelligence officials investigating a bomb blast on a commercial jet released surveillance footage Sunday appearing to show a passenger being given a laptop in which the bomb was concealed. The blast on Tuesday ripped a hole in the Daallo Airlines plane fuselage shortly after it took off from Somalia's main airport, killing one person and forcing an emergency landing.

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  14. Somalia: Sna and Amisom Forces Retake Marko From Al ShabaabRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    ... ters entered the city on Friday morning without a resistance, after Somali and AMISOM troops pulled out of the town. Somalia's transport minister has said a bomb aimed at killing everyone onboard a flight blew a hole in a passenger jet. see more>>

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  15. Somalia: KDF Should Defy Amisom Command in Case of Another Al Shabaab Attack - Security ExpertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    The KDF should defy Amisom's command system if they hope to survive in the event of any more terror attacks, security analyst Mwenda Mbijiwe has said. "The success in Somalia is because KDF operated as KDF.

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  16. Reborn Maine milling city offers lessons amid refugee crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Paradise Post

    The arrival of thousands of Somali refugees in this former mill city in the nation's whitest state sparked a backlash at first, complete with a rally of white supremacists and a pig's head rolled into the local mosque. Fifteen years later, the Somali newcomers are solid members of the community, as evidenced by its proliferation of shops, restaurants and mosques - and a championship-winning high school soccer team featuring players from Somalia and other African countries.

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  17. 'I saw man get sucked out of plane'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Iol.co.za

    Screaming passengers watched in horror as a burning man was sucked from a plane at 11,000ft after a suspected bomb blew a hole in the fuselage. Witnesses say his charred body fell to earth nearly 30km from Mogadishu airport in Somalia, where the plane had taken off five minutes earlier.

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  18. Blast injures official in S. SomaliaRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    ... leading to the site," said local resident Said Abdullahi. The Bardera town of Gedo region, which was captured by Somalia troops and AU Mission to Somalia in July last year, has, however, witnessed occasional attacks carried out by Somali militant ...

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  19. Investigators find video of possible Somalia bomb handoffRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Fox News

    Surveillance video appears to have captured the handoff of an explosive-laden laptop from airport workers to a Somali jet passenger who later blew a hole in the side of the craft before he was sucked out the side to his death. Investigators said Tuesday's explosion aboard Daallo Airlines Airbus 321 was caused by a bomb hidden in a laptop, and closed circuit video from Mogadishu airport obtained by Fox News seems to show the transfer of the laptop to the bomber.

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  20. Somali airliner bombing suspect smuggled exploding laptop onto plane: officialRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Debka

    The passenger who became the lone fatality in the February 2 bombing of a commercial flight from Somalia to Djibouti was handed a laptop by two people, suspected airport workers, in military uniforms at the airport in Mogadishu before boarding the flight, a Somali government spokesman said Saturday. The suspect was sucked out of Daallo Airlines Flight 159.

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