Al-Shabab extremists have claimed responsibility for the deadly attack at Manda Bay Airfield early Sunday.
Gunfire continued into Wednesday morning, and dozens of trapped people were rescued overnight.
Reports that Iraqi Baathists, Iranian elements, and others have played a role in the workings of ISIS do not appear to be in keeping with the principle of ideological purity on which the Islamic State says it is based.
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The bombing hit the center of the city of Mogadishu.
If Islamist extremists were free to extend their influence and control in the West, they would surely attempt the demise
This is a critical year for the troubled African nation.
It was the country's worst terror attack in nearly two decades, and some fear it could happen again.
The Somalian militant group has showed no signs of stopping its attacks.