Egypt mourns UAE, Bahrain victims of terrorist attack in Somalia
Egypt expressed its honest condolences to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Kingdom of Bahrain for the killing of three Emirati troopers and a Bahraini military officer in a terrorist assault in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia. They had been coaching and rehabilitating the Somali armed forces.
The Ministry of Overseas Affairs said on Sunday, providing condolences to the folks and the households of the 2 brotherly international locations, and wishing the injured a fast restoration.
Egypt additionally affirmed its full assist and solidarity with Somalia towards terrorism and extremism.
It urged worldwide efforts to eradicate terrorism and minimize off its funding and shelter.
At the very least 5 troopers died in an assault on a navy base in Mogadishu on Saturday.
The UAE Ministry of Defence stated in a press release that “4 of its armed forces members and a Bahraini officer had been killed in a terrorist act, whereas they had been coaching the Somali Armed Forces.
The UAE assertion stated that two others had been wounded, with out giving extra particulars in regards to the assault, however stressing that the UAE continues to “coordinate and cooperate with the Somali authorities” to seek out out what occurred.