Latest News Wires Gunmen attack African Union base in Somalia

The extremist group al-Shabab attacked the AU headquarters in Mogadishu; at least five of the militants were killed.

By , Associated Press

Gunmen attacked the African Union's main base in the capital, Mogadishu, on Thursday leading to an exchange of gunfire between militants and soldiers that left at least five militants dead, an official with the mission in Somalia said.