Security personnel say they have detained key member of cell behind attack that has killed at least 320 people

Security officials in Somalia say a key member of the cell that launched a devastating attack on Mogadishu on Saturday has told them that al-Shabaab, a violent Islamist group in Somalia, was responsible for the blast.

The death toll from the bombing, which involved a truck packed with explosives, reached 320 late on Monday morning. Hundreds more were injured in one of the most lethal terrorist acts anywhere in the world for many years.

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