Killing of Somali Parliamentarian condemned by UN envoy

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Nicholas Kay, UN Special Envoy for Somalia

The murder of a Somali Member of Parliament has been strongly condemned by the UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for Somalia, Nicholas Kay.

Isaak Mohamed Rino was killed in the country's capital Mogadishu on Monday morning when a bomb planted in his car detonated.

Another parliamentarian, Mohamed Ali and several civilians were reportedly injured in the incident.

The UN envoy has called for a full investigation of what he described as a "terrorist attack" and for the perpetrators to be brought to justice swiftly.

According to reports, the Al Shabaab Islamist group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Daniel Dickinson, United Nations.

Duration: 0'43"

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