UAE condemns terrorist attack in Mogadishu


The UAE has strongly condemned a terrorist attack that targeted a popular open-air market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Tuesday. 

According to reports, several blasts killed at least 10 people and left many others injured.

In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemned the attack and offered its sincere condolences to the families of the innocent victims, and wished those injured a speedy recovery. 

They added that the UAE rejects of all forms of violence and terrorism aimed at undermining security and stability in contravention of international law.


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