14 October 2017 Mogadishu bombings

deadliest terrorist attack in the history of Somalia and Africa

On 14 October 2017, a suicide truck bomb killed 587 people in Mogadishu. It was Somalia's worst terrorist attack.[1]

In the same city on the same day, a car bombing killed two people and a minivan exploded without casualties.


  1. Mogadishu truck bomber sentenced to death