A suicide auto bomber detonated at the gate of the interior ministry.
The ministry also said that Turkey "will continue to stand by the Somali people and its Government in the fight against terrorism and in providing stability".
Journalists say al-Shabab fighters stormed the ministry of the interior and national security after detonating two auto bombs.
At least 13 people were wounded, Mohamed Adam, a paramedic, said.
Police Captain Mohamed Hussein said the attack began on Saturday morning when a suicide vehicle bomber detonated his explosives at the gate of the interior ministry, located close to the presidential palace and the headquarters of parliament.
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"We have learnt with great sorrow that many civilians lost their lives and were injured as a result of terrorist attacks perpetrated in Mogadishu", the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
The al-Qaida linked al-Shabaab militants have claimed responsibility for the latest attack in the capital Mogadishu. The compound also holds Somalia's security ministry.
It was blamed for two attacks last October, which left more than 500 people dead.
The group is fighting to overthrow Somalia's central government and establish its own rule based on its interpretation of Islamic law in the Horn of Africa country. At least two USA military personnel have been killed.
The U.S. military and others in the worldwide community have expressed concern about the plan for Somalia's security forces to take over the country's security from a multinational African Union force over the next few years, saying the local troops are not yet ready.
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Now Marca are reporting that Spanish FA president Luis Rubiales will recommend Luis Enrique at a board meeting today. Hierro, 50, was placed in temporary charge of Spain after they sacked Julen Lopetegui on the eve of the tournament.
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Opener Fakhar Zaman and captain Sarfraz Ahmed steadied the ship for Pakistan but Sarfraz too got out when the team score read 47. In response, Pakistan got off to the worst possible start as they lost two wickets in the opening over bowled by Glenn Maxwell .
The first four boys have been rescued from the cave in Thailand where they have been trapped for two weeks . Time is of the essence, though, as heavy monsoons are expected to cause a rise in water levels in the cave.
Lucas Collazo at the Inova Children's Hospital in Falls Church, sharing a photo of the Israeli star posing with staff members. While in the DMV area, Gal Gadot made a decision to stop by a Children's Hospital to bring some cheer to ailing fans.
May replied to his letter to say she did not agree "with your characterisation of the policy we agreed at cabinet on Friday". Davis also served as a reservist in the Special Air Service, the British army's elite special force unit.
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Reuters , citing an unnamed source at a nearby hospital, reported that the boys' conditions were "not bad" but will be monitored. By the time he posted the test drive videos, four boys had already been rescued and the operation was suspended for the night.
Mr Russell said the proposals, agreed after a marathon Cabinet meeting at Chequers , were a "step in the right direction". The Press Association news agency, the BBC and others said Brexit Secretary David Davis resigned Sunday.
Liverpool given fresh Nabil Fekir boost
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Moe Wagner drops double-double against Warriors
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Sebastian Vettel shrugs off neck pain to 'fight like a lion'
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Ten dead, 73 injured after passenger train derails in Turkey
According to reports, the train was travelling from Uzunkopru to Instanbul and came off the rails in the Tekirdag Corlu district. Over 100 ambulances have been sent to the scene, TRT Haber said, quoting Health Ministry Undersecretary Eyüp Gümüş.
England will wear white for World Cup semi-final with Croatia
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Godparents to be revealed as Louis is christened today
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Hales leads England to dramatic win over India
Despite Bristol being a small crowd he should have automatically played given his exceptional performance in the opening match. England lost four wickets for 46 runs before Ben Stokes (14) and Jonny Bairstow (25 off 14 balls) had a 37-run partnership.
Turkey fires thousands of public servants in anti-terror purge
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