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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
Deadly car bomb hits Somali capital
Al-Shabab claims it carried out suicide bomb blast in Mogadishu that killed at least 10 people.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2014 15:07 GMT
UN says arms for Somalia diverted to militias
Report says "systematic abuse" by officials after loosening of embargo has allowed diversion of weapons to armed groups.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2014 02:25 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
Bitter splits ahead of Puntland election
The semi-autonomous Somali region will choose a new president in January.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2013 08:35 GMT
Somali president appoints new prime minister
Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, an economist, becomes second PM the African country has had in 14 months.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 23:20 GMT
Somali PM loses no-confidence vote
Abdi Farah Shirdon voted out of office just over a year after assuming post amid disagreement with country's president.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2013 18:23 GMT
Kenya forces say mall siege in final stages
Officials say all hostages freed from Westgate shopping centre in Nairobi, but al-Shabab gunmen are still inside.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 18:44 GMT
Somalia's 'New Deal' tackles old problems
Government pledges to improve its peoples' lives in return for $2.4bn in aid, but critics remain sceptical.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2013 17:04 GMT
EU pledges 650 million euros to Somalia
International donors meet in Bruseels to approve a "New Deal" for Somalia to drive its economic and political recovery.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 11:20 GMT
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