Somalia: Mortars Fired at U.S. Congressman's Plane in Mogadishu

U.S. Rep Donald Payne (D-NJ) was in Mogadishu, Somalia today on the first visit by a high-ranking U.S. official in years. While his plane was leaving the airport militants fired a number of mortars. The incident is being described as an attack targeting the Congressman.

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By Planet Data