APTOPIX Somalia Explosion

October 6, 2011 - 7:45 AM
Somalis carry a wounded man at the scene of an explosion in Mogadishu, Somalia, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. A rescue official says at least 55 people were killed after a car laden with explosives blew up in front of the Ministry of Education in the Somali capital of Mogadishu. The al-Qaida-linked militant group al-Shabab immediately claimed responsibility for the attack on a website it uses, after more than a month of relative calm in Mogadishu.(AP Photo/Mohamed Sheikh Nor)