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AU soldiers 'fire on Somalia protesters'
Witnesses and governor say at least six injured after troops open fire in Marka, but African Union denies accusations.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 16:34 GMT
Al-Shabab gunmen attack hotel in Somalia
At least two African Union soldiers and two al-Shabab fighters killed in the raid, African Union tells Al Jazeera.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 16:28 GMT
Al-Shabab claims deadly Djibouti blasts
Somali armed group says it was behind Saturday’s twin attack on popular restaurant which left three people dead.
Last updated: 27 May 2014 16:24 GMT
Grenade attack rocks Djibouti cafe
Blasts target restaurant in downtown Djibouti, killing at least two and injuring 11 others.
Last updated: 24 May 2014 23:58 GMT
US secures 10-year deal for Djibouti base
Washington to pay $63m annually to lease base which houses conventional and special forces, as well as aerial drones.
Last updated: 06 May 2014 08:30 GMT
Al-Shabab 'retreats' in battle for town
Spokesman for African Union forces in Somalia says al-Qaeda-linked group was driven from Hudur, a statement it denies.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2014 06:27 GMT
Somalis balk at plans for Ethiopian troops
Thousands of Ethiopians will be deployed as part of an African Union peacekeeping mission, worrying many in Somalia.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2014 12:42 GMT
US sends military advisers back to Somalia
Small team is first permanent presence since US withdrew in 1993 after 18 Americans died in battle of Mogadishu.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2014 00:58 GMT
Somalia peacekeeping force gets boost
UN Security Council approves deployment of additional troops, increasing existing force to more than 22,100.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 20:31 GMT
Nairobi attack: Game-changer for East Africa?
As Kenyans recover from brazen assault, many wonder what response is forthcoming for al-Shabab.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 11:15 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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