A truck bomb was detonated in Mogadishu, Somalia, killing more than 230 people. According to the AP, it is the worst terror attack ever in Somalia.
BREAKING: Death toll in Somalia's worst-ever attack rises to 231, senator says; 275 injured.
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Here are some of the heartbreaking images of the devastation left behind by the massacre and first responders pulling bodies from the rubble.
Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, was struck by twin bombs that have killed over 200 and injured over 200 more.
Let's pray for Somalia too. pic.twitter.com/nNHSVpzAwA
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Mogadishu is the capital of Somalia. The bomb was set off outside of a hotel.