Tense for Swedish Somalians in Mogadishu

Because of the tense situation in Somalia and the fall of Mogadishu to Ethiopian troops, the Swedish Foreign Ministry continues to warn Swedish-Somalians in the country to register at the Kenyan Embassy for possible evacuation.

The Swedish-Somalians are at present trapped in the country along with other foreign citizens trying to leave.

The Swedes there are ecouraged to listen to Radio Sweden broadcasts and check the radio and the foreign ministry websites.