Somali military forces killed lawmaker my mistake – Govt

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Hassan Sheik Mohamud
The government of Somalia on Sunday confirmed that military forces shot and killed a lawmaker and injured another on Saturday in the capital, Mogadishu.
Security Ministry spokesman Mohamed Yusuf said the two legislators were shot while driving from parliament in what he termed as a case of mistaken identity.
“The military had suspicion that the occupants of the car could have been harbouring ulterior motives and fired at them.
“The government has established a task force to investigate the matter and make necessary recommendations,” Yusuf said.
The two lawmakers were shot on Saturday afternoon after they had attended parliamentary session.
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Source:: PM Newspaper