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Repudiating fanaticism after the Westgate Mall massacre
It is cultural and political tensions that give rise to fanaticism and lead to atrocities, not religion.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 11:25 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
Al-Shabab: A war of vengeance?
As the Somali group claims responsibility for a brutal attack in Kenya, we examine the regional implications.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 11:35 GMT
Al-Shabab fighters killed in factional feud
Two co-founders of al-Qaeda-linked group reportedly killed by own members, while a third commander captured.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2013 06:44 GMT
US offers bounty for al-Shabab leaders
State department offers up to $33m in bounties for information on the whereabouts of the heads of Somalia armed group.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2012 05:25 GMT
Al-Shabab 'join ranks' with al-Qaeda
Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri says that Somali group has joined forces with his organisation in video posted online.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2012 19:18 GMT
Deadly attack on Somali police base
Suicide car bomb attack on a government security base in capital Mogadishu causes police and civilian casualties.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2011 14:30 GMT
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New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Somalia: Spectre of political meltdown
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Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
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