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Despondent scenes at pro-Morsi rally
As the army takes control of Egypt, demonstrators in favour of the ousted president feel isolated and ignored.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2013 09:26 GMT
Somalia's fleeting opportunity for hopeful change?
Will the change of leadership usher in a new dawn for exhausted people in Somalia?
Abdi Ismail Samatar
Last updated: 18 Sep 2012 05:21 GMT
Somali MPs elect Hassan Sheikh as president
Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has been elected as country's new leader, in a poll marred by allegations of bribery.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2012 16:18 GMT
Hassan Sheikh Mohamud new Somalia president
Country has a new leader, after MPs cast votes in a poll marred by allegations of bribery.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2012 20:03 GMT
Somalia MPs to elect new president
Members of parliament to vote in the first vote of its kind in decades amid fears that the election will be rigged.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2012 06:30 GMT
Food security tops Somalia election agenda
Nearly one year after a famine killed tens of thousands of people in Somalia, millions are still in need of aid.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2012 08:39 GMT
Kenyan cleric charged for Mombasa violence
Court says Abubaker Sharif Ahmed urged burning of churches and incited protests that left four dead.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2012 00:51 GMT
Somalia president rejects UN graft charges
Sharif Ahmed slams UN report accusing senior officials of corruption, as he campaigns for re-election in landmark vote.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2012 09:54 GMT
Somalia's president denies UN graft report
President Sheikh Sharif Ahmed tells Al Jazeera that charges of officials' corruption are off-base.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2012 09:24 GMT
Somalia's future debated at Turkey conference
UN chief Ban Ki-moon tells meeting on Somalia's transition process that country must develop its own security apparatus.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2012 14:02 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
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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Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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