2011 Press Releases
United States Condemns February 21 al-Shabaab Terror Attack
February 23, 2011
The United States condemns the February 21al-Shabaab terrorist attack against the Somali people. This criminal assault at the Hamar Jajab District police station resulted in both police and civilian deaths. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims' families and the survivors of this horrendous attack. The United States pledges its continued support to the TFG, local and regional administrations, civil society groups, and Somali clan leaders as they work to bring peace and stability back to Somalia.