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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
Al-Shabab: Guardians of Somali identity?
What are the reasons behind Al-Shabab survival in Somali politics?
Abdullahi Boru Halakhe
Last updated: 16 Jan 2014 09:40 GMT
Black Hawk Down: 20 years on
It was a battle that left 18 US soldiers and between 1,500 and 3,000 Somalis dead, but what lessons have been learned?
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 08:30 GMT
Somalia's political restart
Can yet another attempt to install a strong central government after years of chaos really succeed?
Last updated: 22 Aug 2012 10:15 GMT
Will stability finally return to Somalia?
As government forces capture the gateway to Mogadishu, we ask if the country is turning a corner after 20 years of war.
Last updated: 28 May 2012 09:02 GMT
Kenya's growing influence in Somalia
Kenya has sent troops into neighbouring Somalia, so is it about to get sucked into a protracted conflict?
Last updated: 18 Oct 2011 15:14 GMT
Profiteering from hunger?
The UN is investigating the possible theft of food supplies meant for Somalia's famine victims.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2011 10:20 GMT
Food shortage looms over Somalia
Al-Shabab fighters come to the aid of Somali residents suffering from worsening drought.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2011 18:33 GMT
Somali medics on the frontline
Al Jazeera follows an ambulance driver in Mogadishu, one of the world's most dangerous places.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2011 09:16 GMT
What next for Somalia?
Is there no end in sight to the two decades long conflict?
Last updated: 29 Aug 2010 13:21 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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