DEVASTATING

Death Toll From Mogadishu Truck Bomb Rises to 276

The death toll from a massive truck bomb in Mogadishu rose on Sunday to 276 people, officials said. Around 300 others were injured in the attack, which was declared the deadliest ever in Somalia. The government has said the extremist group al-Shabaab was responsible for the attack, which occurred on a busy road on Saturday. The group has not formally claimed responsibility, though.