Somalia: Humanitarian Snapshot, June 2013 | Issued on 12 July 2013

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 12 Jul 2013


On 19 June, Al Shabaab carried out a deadly assault on the United Nations Common Compound in Mogadishu, killing one international staff member, three contractors and four Somali security guards. Several Somali civilians were also killed and wounded in the attack. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Somalia Nicholas Kay condemned the attack and reiterated the UN's commitment and resolve to keep up its support to the Somali government and people

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