Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
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
Timeline: Somalia's historic highlights
A brief history of violence in Somalia and its relations with its neighbours.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2012 16:03 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
UN chief warns of 'power vacuum' in Somalia
Ban Ki-moon says urgent aid is needed to prevent security breakdowns after country's scheduled power transfer in August.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2012 06:32 GMT
Shabab and Ethiopian troops clash in Somalia
Scores dead as al-Shabab and Ethiopian army engage in a three-hour-long gun battle in Yurkud, close to nations' border.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2012 17:26 GMT
Libya after Gaddafi: A dangerous precedent?
The death of a dictator is being celebrated, but foreign intervention could prove problematic in the long-term.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2011 13:35 GMT
Somalia signs 'roadmap' for political reform
Politicians agree on timetable to write new constitution, reform parliament and tackle insecurity and graft.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2011 14:11 GMT
Famine spreads to sixth region of Somalia
UN unit says tens of thousands, half of them children, have already died as famine conditions continue to spread.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2011 11:37 GMT
Somali leaders launch reconciliation bid
Three-day conference in Mogadishu aims to resolve 20 years of turmoil and set up plans for a new government.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2011 20:30 GMT
Somali interior minister 'killed by niece'
Abdishakur Sheikh Hassan dies after suicide bomb attack at his home, apparently carried out by relative, officials say.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2011 18:56 GMT
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