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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
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
Sisters of Somalia
Asha Hagi Elmi and her sister Amina spearhead efforts to bring dignity to the women of Mogadishu's refugee camps.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2013 22:54 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
Somalia: Rescuing the process of transition
For a constitution to be created successfully, the process must be transparent, inclusive and thoroughly debated.
Afyare Abdi Elmi
Last updated: 11 May 2012 08:39 GMT
Fighting Somalia's pirates onshore
Will expanding the Atalanta mission end piracy in Somalia, or will it further complicate the situation in the country?
Last updated: 26 Mar 2012 11:36 GMT
Al-Qaeda and al-Shabab: Double the trouble?
We ask what the formal merger of the two groups means for the conflict in Somalia.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2012 09:37 GMT
Ending the famine in Somalia
The blame game should stop and the international community must address the situation before it gets too late.
Afyare Abdi Elmi
Last updated: 18 Aug 2011 07:00 GMT
Africa's old guard on the run?
Cote d'Ivoire's Laurent Gbagbo is just the latest in a line of African strongmen who find themselves pressed.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2011 12:09 GMT
Envoys to return to Cote d'Ivoire
West African leaders say military option is off the table for the moment, as incumbent president mulls his options.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2010 19:23 GMT
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S Korea and the accidental spy
Kenya: Artivists versus the state
The ineptness of geopolitics
Resolving the Gulf crisis
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The revolutionary dials spin in Egypt
East Ukraine: Lessons from other breakaway 'republics'
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
In Pictures: Battleground Varanasi
Ancient city will see BJP's Narendra Modi and AAP's Arvind Kejriwal face off on May 12 at end of India's polling.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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