Somali military march at a Ministry of Defense compound during celebrations on the 55th anniversary of the Somalia force in Mogadishu, Somalia, Sunday, April 12, 2015. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)
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Al-Shabaab Islamist militants attacked a government building housing two ministries in the Somali capital Tuesday, setting off two big blasts before gunmen stormed inside, killing at least five people, police and the Islamist rebels said.Police Colonel Hussein Ibrahim said at least five people had been killed, including an African Union and a government soldier.The AU has been supporting Somali troops in a campaign against Al- Shabaab.The group has said it wants to punish Kenya for sending troops to Somalia as part of the AU force.At the end of March, Al-Shabaab militants attacked a hotel in the Somali capital, killing 14 .
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