Yasir Mairo

 

 

Age: 22

 

Summary: Somali freelance photographer who had been hospitalized in critical condition from serious injuries suffered in a suicide bombing attack during a graduation ceremony at a Mogadishu hotel earlier this week, in which the blast killed more than 22 people including three government ministers and several other journalists and also injured 60 others in one of the worst bombings ever to rock a country which has been mired in civil conflict since 1991.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a suicide bomb blast

 

Born: circa 1987

 

Died: December 4, 2009

 

Location: Mogadishu, Somalia