MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — The Latest on explosions in Somalia's capital (all times local):
German courts have sentenced numerous German nationals for joining foreign Islamist militants in recent years. Abshir A. and Ozkan C. have been found guilty of joining Somalia's al-Shabab and Syria's Junud al-Sham.
A medical aircraft equipped with the latest medical tools and equipment transported the Somalis, who are suffering from serious injuries, to Kenya while accompanied by Emirati doctors, where they will receive treatment in some of the best Kenyan hospitals, under the supervision of an Emirati medical team from the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC).
Two Somali civilians, an African Union soldier and four al-Shabab militants were killed in an ambush early Wednesday on the outskirts of Mogadishu.
Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for an explosion in the Somali town of Bosaso on Tuesday, the fourth attack claimed by the group in two years.