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Somalia: Aid worker killed in Somalia

Somalia: Aid worker killed in Somalia

Jmamame,Somalia.(Mareeg)2008-11-0819:27:46--Gunman shot dead a Somali man employee in the latest of a string of attacks on the humanitarian community according to residents, officials.  

Mohamud Mohamed Osman “Sakow” who was working for aid agency called (Mercy Copy) was killed Saturday evening in Jamame town in lower Shabelle region as he left from mosque in the town.


His organization campaigns for reconstruction of the roads/streets but it was unclear who was behind the attack.

More than Fifteen aid workers have been killed so far this year.


Several factions in Somalia's chaotic civil war stand to gain from the attacks.


The impoverished Horn of Africa nation has not had a functioning government since warlords overthrew a socialist dictator in 1991.

By: Abdi Guled



Xafiiska Wararka mareeg ee Moqdisho  Somalia      LondonUKOffice:Tell00



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