European Union External Action

Statement by the Spokesperson on Al-Shabaab's attack targeting and killing civilians in Mogadishu

The attack on civilians in Mogadishu last night is an act of terrorism that targets the Somalia population who desire a life of peace. 


We extend our condolences to all the families affected and wish a speedy recovery to those injured.


This is a time for Somalia's political leadership to move decisively to deliver on the hope and aspirations of the Somali people. The European Union reaffirms its commitment to supporting a peaceful and stable Somalia