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According to the local news reports, armed groups allegedly from Al-Shabaab ambushed a military base belonging to the Somali National Army and AMISOM in the bridge within the Buurdhuubo district.
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Two Al-shabab militants killed and two others arrested in Daynile, Mogadishu Posted on March 13, 2014 [RBC Radio Mogadishu] Two Al-shabab militants have been shot dead in police operation carried out today at Daynile district, Banadir Region as confirmed by Daynile deputy governor on social affairs Ahmed Dubac Ali.
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Two days ago, in broad daylight, on a makeshift football field in Mogadishu, state security forces carried out the execution by firing squad of three men.
Nick Kay, UN Special Representative to Somalia said on Thursday that AU peacekeepers and the Somali army have begun a major offensive against al Shabaab militants.
WFP purchases more than 2 million metric tons of food every year worldwide. At least three-quarters of it comes fromdeveloping countries.This isbecause WFP's policy is to buy food asclose as possible to where it is needed.By buying locally WFP helps sustain local economies, reduces transport times and saves money.
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The Military court of Somalia today executed three soldiers in Mogadishu who were charged and convicted of killing soldiers and a journalist in Mogadishu last year.
Food, water and other non-combat supplies being offloaded for troops of the Somali National Army battling insurgents alongside the African Union Mission in Somalia.
The leader of the al Qaeda-aligned Islamist group al Shabaab has urged Somalis to wage holy war against Ethiopia, Somalia's Horn of Africa neighbour whose forces are preparing to lead an African Union offensive against the militants.
The image that always come from the Somalia's capital Mogadishu is more often than not of conflict, but there is always another side to the story.
MOGADISHU, Somalia, March 10, 2014/African Press Organization / The National Union of Somali Journalists today condemned guilty verdict and prison sentence against veteran Somali journalist Mohamed Aweys Mudey as "outrageous and unacceptable", and urged Ethiopian authorities to release him immediately and unconditionally.