Islamists kill second Somali lawmaker, threaten more attacks

By Reuters | Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:41 AM

By Abdi Sheikh and Feisal Omar

MOGADISHU, April 22 (Reuters) - Islamist rebels shot dead a Somali lawmaker on Tuesday, a day after blowing up one of his colleagues, and vowed to keep killing politicians and wreck efforts to secure the country.

Al Qaeda-linked group al Shabaab told Reuters they wanted to send a message to Western-backed President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, who on Tuesday was due to wrap ...

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