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Kenyan leader orders seizure of coastal zone
President orders repossession of 2,000 square kilometres of land in Lamu County which he says was acquired "dubiously".
Last updated: 01 Aug 2014 03:03 GMT
Somalia asks for international support
Britain pledges millions to help train security forces and judges for war-torn country at conference in London.
Last updated: 07 May 2013 20:01 GMT
Suicide blast targets Somali security forces
At least six people killed and several others wounded by explosion outside prime minister's office in Mogadishu.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2013 11:57 GMT
Somali comic who mocked al-Shabab shot dead
Al-Shabab deny killing Warsame Shire Awale, a popular veteran broadcaster known for poking fun at the armed group.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2012 20:11 GMT
Somali MP shot dead in capital Mogadishu
Mustaf Haji Mohamed becomes first politician assassinated since appointment of new parliament in August.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2012 10:15 GMT
Grenade attack hits Kenya's Mombasa
Fatal incident in bar in Indian Ocean city comes a day after US embassy issued "imminent attack" warning.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2012 05:54 GMT
Somali president unscathed in ambush
Al-Shabab gunmen attack convoy north of Mogadishu, while group says it exchanged fire with warships off port of Kismayo.
Last updated: 29 May 2012 18:10 GMT
US-born al-Shabab fighter 'fears for life'
American Islamist fighter says in online video he may be in danger from fellow extremists over "Sharia...and strategy".
Last updated: 17 Mar 2012 19:51 GMT
Shabab fighters 'driven out' of Somali city
At least 18 people killed as Somali and Ethiopian troops seize town after battles with al-Shabab rebels.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2011 17:20 GMT
Puntland shuns Somali government
Autonomous region says it is breaking away from the federation until 'legitimate' one is put in place.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2011 10:07 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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