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Al-Shabab : Setback or strategic retreat?
An ongoing operation by Somali troops and AU forces has pushed al-Shabab out of many areas.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 18:42 GMT
Can Somalia disarm its militias?
After years of civil war and weak government, the country is awash with weapons.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2014 21:39 GMT
'This is not Kenya's war'
As the siege in a Nairobi mall drags on, escaped shoppers think of those still trapped inside.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2013 18:11 GMT
Somalia's peace: Running on empty?
We examine the ongoing issues facing the country in the aftermath of al-Shabab attacks on a state institution.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2013 11:27 GMT
Somalis make a twitter election connection
"Somalia" became an international trending topic on twitter as news hungry members of the diaspora exchanged analysis.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2012 10:57 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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