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  1. Photos of the Day: July 28Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... that their sins will be forgiven by taking part in the ceremony. A soldier serving in the African Union Mission in Somalia frisks a man Monday before allowing entry to a mosque in Mogadishu for Eid al-Fitr prayers to mark the end of the fasting ...

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  2. .com | Alarming malnutrition in Somali capitalRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | News24

    ... and continued conflict, it said food shortages were expected to worsen in areas mainly in the south and southeast of Somalia. Earlier this year, African Union forces launched a new drive to push al Shabaab militants out of other towns and cities. ...

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  3. UPDF, AMISOM troops capture Al-shabaab weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    ... bombs and various types of guns and ammunition KAMPALA: African Union troops from the Ugandan Contingent in Somalia on Monday captured an assortment of weapons and ammunition from al shabaab insurgents who heightened attacks on key government ...

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  4. AMISOM captures weapons from Al Shabaab - Monday, 28 July 2014 08:06Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    ... Lt. Gen. Silas Ntigurirwa says such operations are part of the wider effort to improve security in Mogadishu and Somalia in general. "Since we launched operation Eagle, we also launched the cordon and search in Mogadishu which is a bigger activity ...

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  5. UN Special Representative for Somalia on the occasion of Eid-ul-FitrRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    MOGADISHU, Somalia, July 28, 2014/African Press Organization / - The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia , Nicholas Kay, extended his heartfelt greetings to all Somali people as they celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr.

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  6. NUSOJ Condemns new wave of Journalists' Arrests in SomalilandRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    MOGADISHU, Somalia, July 28, 2014/African Press Organization / - The National Union of Somali Journalists today accused the Somaliland authorities of waging a renewed campaign of intimidation against media after the police arrested two journalists.

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  7. U.N. warns of alarming malnutrition rates in Somali capitalRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... and continued conflict, it said food shortages were expected to worsen in areas mainly in the south and southeast of Somalia. Earlier this year, African Union forces launched a new drive to push al Shabaab militants out of other towns and cities. ...

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  8. Somalia: Al-Shabaab Commanders Killed in AU OffensiveRead the original story

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    African Union troops in Somalia said Friday they had killed two "senior" commanders of the al-Qaeda-linked Shabaab insurgents, in the latest push of an offensive against the extremist fighters.

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  9. UN Warns of Alarming Malnutrition Rates in Somali CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Voice of America

    ... and continued conflict, it said food shortages were expected to worsen in areas mainly in the south and southeast of Somalia. Earlier this year, African Union forces launched a new drive to push al-Shabab militants out of other towns and cities. ...

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  10. London-Based Charity Distributes Cash Aid to Patients At Mogadishu HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsBlaze

    Nearly 70 patients at the Keysaney hospital in Somalia's capital Mogadishu have benefited from a cash aid donation by the recently-launched UK-based charity, Alpha Trust Organization, whose leaders are currently visiting the Somali capital.

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  11. Somalia: Battles Erupt in MogadishuRead the original story

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    Multiple blasts and battles broke out last night in several of Mogadishu's districts which was resulted to have caused severe fatalities.

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  12. Somalia: PM Announces Extra Deployment of Soldiers in MogadishuRead the original story

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, the Prime Minister of the Somali Federal Republic reported to the media in Mogadishu that the government troops that are currently operating in Mogadishu will be backed up by reinforcements, apparently because the current troops are not doing enough to safeguard the security.

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  13. Emir, King Mohamed discuss relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Peninsula

    They discussed means of bolstering relations, and regional and international developments, including Gaza.

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  14. Letter: Somalis worldwide lost a great leaderLetter: Somalis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | St. Cloud Times

    Letter: Somalis worldwide lost a great leader Saado Ali Warsame lived in St. Cloud for many years before returning to Somalia.

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  15. Somalia: Al-Shabab Commanders Killed Near MogadishuRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | AllAfrica.com

    ... commanders during a joint operation with Somali troops in a region north of Mogadishu. The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Friday that Issa Mohamed Dhoore and Sharif Ameey were killed during an offensive in a village about 200 ...

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  16. Hundreds of thousands need food in Somalia: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The China Post

    Over 350,000 people in Somalia's war-ravaged capital are in acute need of food aid as government and charities struggle to cope, the U.N. warned Saturday, with other cities also in crisis.

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  17. .com | Food aid need in Somali capital - UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | News24

    ... to live under dire situations as the country's unemployment crisis persists. Mogadishu - Over 350 000 people in Somalia's war-ravaged capital are in acute need of food aid as government and charities struggle to cope, the UN warned on Saturday, with ...

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  18. Hundreds of thousands need food aid in Somali capital: UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | New Vision

    Over 350,000 people in Somalia's war-ravaged capital are in acute need of food aid as government and charities struggle to cope, the UN warned Saturday, with other cities also in crisis.

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  19. Al-Shabaab commanders' killed in AU offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | New Vision

    African Union troops in Somalia said Friday they had killed two "senior" commanders of the Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Shabaab insurgents, in the latest push of an offensive against the extremist fighters.

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  20. Somalia: Business Booms in Mogadishu As Eid-Ul-Fitr Draws NearerRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Boost in business is being felt in the markets of Mogadishu as it is just days before the celebrations of Eid-ul-Firt.

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