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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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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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