A suicide bombing at an at an ice cream shop in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu has killed at least seven people. Al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for the attack.
The attack occurred just hours after acting U.S. Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller visited Mogadishu to meet the U.S. ambassador and military personnel.
Somalian government spokesman Salah Omar Hassan announced the bombing’s toll to reporters. The government said at least eight people were wounded in the “heinous” attack.