Two blasts outside Mogadishu hotel

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IOL somalia sep 12 REUTERS Somalia's newly elected President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud

Mogadishu - Two explosions rocked the Somali capital Mogadishu on Wednesday outside a hotel where the newly elected president and Kenya's foreign minister were holding a news conference, a Reuters witness said.

Two bodies could be seen outside the hotel, one of whom appeared to be a suicide bomber. President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and the Kenyan minister were unharmed. - Reuters

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