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Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Azerbaijani, Turkish citizens killed in Mogadishu school vehicle attack

 Citizens of Turkey, Somali and Azerbaijan were killed Wednesday when unidentified assailants targeted a school vehicle in the Somali capital, Anadolu Agency reported.


The Turkish Foreign Ministry condemned the “vicious” attack in Mogadishu in a statement, saying its embassy is monitoring the conditions of a number of Turkish citizens who were also in the vehicle.

In earlier reports, Somali police sources said that gunmen attacked a school minibus that was carrying Turkish children living in Somalia.

The same sources added that the Somali driver and a translator were killed in the attack while other Turks were injured and taken to hospital.
Source- Trend News Agency