Somalia – Attack near Mogadishu airport (January 4, 2015)
PARIS, France, January 5, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- France condemns the attack perpetrated on January 4 near Mogadishu airport, which claimed the lives of many Somali people.
We express our condolences to the victims' families and assure the Somali authorities and people of our solidarity. The perpetrators of this act must be brought to justice.
France commends the efforts of the Somali police and armed forces, as well as those of the African Union Mission in Somalia, to restore peace and security. It stands alongside the Federal Government of Somalia in the fight against terrorism.