JEDDAH, 24th January, 2016 (WAM) — The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, OIC, has strongly condemned the violent attack against restaurants in Mogadishu, Somalia, on Thursday, claiming the lives of at least 20 people.

The Secretary-General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, Iyad Amin Madani, was quoted in a statement in which he expressed his condolences to the Somali government and to the families of the victims following this unfortunate incident, and his wishes for a speedy recovery for the wounded.