London Evening StandardSaturday, April 06, 2013
It advised all expatriates to leave the country, adding that it was aware of a specific threat to Westerners in the autonomous region of Somaliland
A spokesperson for the FCO said: "We have amended our travel advice for Somalia.
"Our advice makes clear that there continues to be a big threat from terrorism and that the FCO believes that terrorists are in the final stages of planning attacks in Mogadishu."
It added that there is a high threat from terrorism, including kidnapping,
There is no British representation in any part of Somalia and the FCO said it is unable to provide consular assistance there.