Islamist insurgents attack hotel in central Somalia

(AGI) Mogadishu, June 26 - Islamist militants hurled grenadesat a hotel gate in central Somalia on Thursday, opening fire asthey then burst into the building used by Somali soldiers andDjiboutian African Union peacekeepers, residents said. TheIslamists of al-Shebaab al-Mujahideen, a bridgehead foral-Qaeda in the Horn of Africa, attacked Hotel Amalow inBuulobarde, a town in Hiran region about 150 kilometres northof Mogadishu. . .

(AGI) Mogadishu, June 26 - Islamist militants hurled grenadesat a hotel gate in central Somalia on Thursday, opening fire asthey then burst into the building used by Somali soldiers andDjiboutian African Union peacekeepers, residents said. TheIslamists of al-Shebaab al-Mujahideen, a bridgehead foral-Qaeda in the Horn of Africa, attacked Hotel Amalow inBuulobarde, a town in Hiran region about 150 kilometres northof Mogadishu. . .