Denel workers killed in Somalia

2013-06-19 15:41
Afghan de-miners walk after a day's work in Sangaw village, on the outskirts of Kabul. (Shah Marai, AFP)

Afghan de-miners walk after a day's work in Sangaw village, on the outskirts of Kabul. (Shah Marai, AFP)

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Johannesburg - South African state weapons firm Denel said two of its staff were killed in an attack on Wednesday on the United Nations compound in the Somali capital Mogadishu.

A spokesperson for South Africa's largest manufacturer of defence equipment said the identity of the workers was not yet known.

"We have sent someone to Somalia to inform us from the ground," Vuyelwa Qinga said.

Read more on:    un  |  denel  |  somalia  |  east africa

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