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Africa Death toll rises to 15 after truck bombing in Somalia

Security officials link the attack to setbacks by Al Shabab in the field where they have been driven out of Mogadishu.

Feisal Omar/REUTERS

The massive truck bomb that killed 15 people, including a Kenyan diplomat, and wrecked Somalia's premier hotel has stunned the capital and raised fears Monday that the Islamic extremist Al Shabab rebels are escalating their violence.

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