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Somali and AU forces in al-Shabab offensive
Somali and African Union forces launch "Operation Indian Ocean" to capture remaining ports held by armed group.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 18:08 GMT
Somalia’s difficult road to the Olympics
As the London Games edge closer, Somali athletes must overcome a devastating blow to their Olympic dreams.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 13:29 GMT
Ittihad go second as Scolari slips
Former Chelsea boss sees Bunyodkor lose 1-0 to Zobahan to hand second to Al-Ittihad.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2010 20:50 GMT
Civilians killed in Somali fighting
Renewed heavy fighting in Somali capital claims at least 20 civilian lives.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2010 13:56 GMT
Islamists tighten grip on Somalia
Somalia's powerful Islamist movement has announced that it is tightening use of the Sharia (Islamic law) in its territory and that it will fight the proposed deployment of foreign peacekeepers.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2006 01:31 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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