Jazeera Palace Hotel bombing
|Jazeera Palace Hotel bombing|
|Part of Somali Civil War (2009–present)|
Jazeera Palace Hotel, renovated months after the attacks.
|Date||July 26, 2015|
On July 26, 2015, the Jazeera Palace Hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia was struck by a suicide bomber driving a vehicle packed with explosives. At least 15 people were killed. al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the attack.
The heavily guarded hotel was regarded as secure and favored by diplomats and high-ranking government officials.
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