Press Release Regarding The Terrorist Attack In Somalia , 25.01.2017
No: 25, 25 January 2017
We have regretfully learned that the terrorist attack on “Dahay Hotel”
earlier today (25 January) in Mogadishu, has claimed at least 10 lives
and injured many others. We strongly condemn this act of terrorism.
The attack apparently targets the stabilization process of the country
following the Federal Parliament elections that have recently been
concluded. We strongly believe that terrorist attacks, such as the one
perpetrated today, cannot derail Somalia’s progress in ensuring
We wish God’s mercy upon those who lost their lives in the attack,
convey our condolences to the families who lost their loved ones and
wish speedy recovery to the wounded.
Turkey will resolutely continue doing its part in ensuring peace and
stability in Somalia and stand by the brotherly Somali people.