Press release IGAD condemns the terror attack on Somalia Ministry of Education
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Press release IGAD condemns the terror attack on Somalia Ministry of Education
IGAD Condemns the Terror Attack on
Somalia Ministry of Education
Djibouti, Wednesday 15 April 2015: It is with deep regrets that IGAD learnt that the terrorist group, Al
Shabaab attacked the Ministry of Higher Education and the Ministry of Petroleum of the Federal
Republic of Somalia in Mogadishu yesterday, April 14, 2015.
IGAD condemns this atrocious criminal act in the strongest terms possible, and offers heartfelt
condolences to the families and loved ones of those innocent victims, to the People and the
Government of Somalia.
Yesterday's attack happened at a time when the people and government are busy at forging ahead
with peace building, stabilization and development with great optimism. Al shabaab in its desperate
need for attention has yet again engaged in terror acts, which robbed innocent people of their
IGAD commends the swift and effective response by the Somali Security Forces and health institutions
who handled the difficult situation with great professionalism.
IGAD once again pledges its commitment to always stand in solidarity with the government and
people of Somalia who are a shining example of the indomitable human spirit.
The heroic people of Somalia, have established a stable government, and have started to build their
homeland despite unimaginable violence and destruction suffered for more than two decades.
For more information, contact
Mahamed Ahmed Abdullahi, Communications Officer
+253 77 079 003
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