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8 dead as al-Shabab claims blast in Somalia’s capital
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8 dead as al-Shabab claims blast in Somalia’s capital

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A vehicle laden with explosives rammed into cars and trucks at a checkpoint leading to the…
Extremist attack in Somalia’s capital kills at least 9
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Extremist attack in Somalia’s capital kills at least 9

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A large explosion in Somalia’s capital killed at least nine people and injured eight others, a…
At least 15 killed in suicide bombing at army camp in Somalia – witness
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At least 15 killed in suicide bombing at army camp in Somalia – witness

At least 15 people were killed on Tuesday in a suicide bombing as recruits lined up outside an army camp…
Gunfire erupts in Mogadishu as Somali government forces seal off streets
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Gunfire erupts in Mogadishu as Somali government forces seal off streets

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – A gunbattle erupted on Friday in central Mogadishu as Somali government forces sealed off streets to prevent…
Years of conflict leave Somalia ill-equipped to fight virus
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Years of conflict leave Somalia ill-equipped to fight virus

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Years of conflict, instability and poverty have left Somalia ill-equipped to handle a health crisis like…
Turkish military plane arrives to evacuate Somalia bomb victims
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Turkish military plane arrives to evacuate Somalia bomb victims

A Turkish military plane arrived in Mogadishu on Sunday to evacuate those gravely wounded in a devastating bombing that killed…
Under siege, Somalia moves to reform its army, pay troops
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Under siege, Somalia moves to reform its army, pay troops

Deployed in one of the world’s most dangerous conflicts, Somali soldiers risking their lives daily against Al-Shabaab insurgents were growing…
Somali president sacks Mogadishu mayor, names replacement
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Somali president sacks Mogadishu mayor, names replacement

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi sacked the mayor of the capital Mogadishu and appointed his information minister to replace him on…
Islamists attack Somali hotel, killing at least 29, police say
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Islamists attack Somali hotel, killing at least 29, police say

An Islamist attack on a hotel in Mogadishu ended on Sunday after 29 people were killed during a siege lasting…
Roadside bomb kills seven outside Somali capital Mogadishu
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Roadside bomb kills seven outside Somali capital Mogadishu

A roadside bomb killed at least seven people on Sunday – mostly women farmers – in an area outside the…
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