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Somalia MP killed in drive-by shooting
Politician and folk singer Saado Ali Warsame is fourth MP killed in 2014 in attacks claimed by armed group al-Shabab.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2014 14:34 GMT
Car bomb targets Somalia parliament complex
At least three soldiers killed in Mogadishu attack, the latest in a string of assaults on Somali government.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2014 11:04 GMT
Al-Shabab assassinates Somali MP
Mohamed Heyd killed along with bodyguard after members of armed anti-government group target his car in Mogadishu.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 20:03 GMT
Al-Shabab gunmen kill Somali MP
Mohamed Mohamud, an MP for 15 years, shot dead in his car in Mogadishu by al-Shabab gunmen.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 16:49 GMT
US to name first envoy to Somalia in decades
Obama to appoint new ambassador to Mogadishu, 23 years after the US mission in the country closed.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2014 23:37 GMT
Somali region appeals for aid after cyclone
UN says as many as 30,000 people may need aid after floods triggered by cyclone wash away roads and kill at least 300.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2013 04:25 GMT
Calls for Somalis' return grow after siege
Sending Somali refugees home was on Kenya's agenda - but al-Shabab attack has made it a priority.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2013 10:41 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
Gay Somali refugees face death threats
Gay, lesbian and HIV-infected refugees fear violent persecution should they return home.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2013 21:46 GMT
Syria strife sends Somali refugees on the run
Many are being forced to flee conflict again, years after having sought refuge in Syria from civil war back home.
Mona Kosar Abdi
Last updated: 22 May 2013 12:51 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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