BREAKING: Large Explosions Rock Mogadishu Airport

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Two large explosions were just heard outside Mogadishu airport, targeting the biggest African Union troops in Somalia (AMISOM), on Tuesday morning, witnesses said.

Eyewitnesses say they heard loud explosions followed by heavy gunfire, thought to be an exchange of gunfire between attackers and AU troops in the Halane base located inside Mogadishu airport.

No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack; The site of the blasts is heavily fortified diplomatic area.

ArmedPolitics will keep you posted for any further updates as they come.

By Omar Nor