FGS Statement on Today’s Mortar Attack in Wadajir District

Mogadishu:The Federal Government of Somalia condemns the mortar attack on Wadajir District on 1st July 2018. The Federal Government of Somalia expresses its condolences to the families of those victims who lost their lives and wishes the injured speedy recovery.

The Federal Government of Somalia pays tribute to the Somali security forces and agencies, and AMISOM who responded swiftly to the incident.

The Federal Government of Somalia expresses regret that this evil and cowardly attack was perpetrated on Somalia’s Independence Day, a day of celebration for our nation and people.

The Federal Government of Somalia reiterates that acts of terrorism will not deter Somalia from its path of peace and state building, and emphasizes its commitment to building a safe and prosperous future for the Somali people.