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Mogadishu Attack: Somali Troops End Deadly Siege at Elite Hotel

Somali special forces say they have ended a siege at a hotel in the capital Mogadishu that was stormed by armed al-Shabab militants.

At least 10 people are reported to have been killed at the Elite Hotel in the Lido beach area, plus an unknown number of militants.

The attackers detonated a car bomb outside the hotel on Sunday before storming it and seizing hostages.

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