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Somali rebels shell peacekeepers, at least 9 dead

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Islamist rebels armed with mortars and machine guns attacked African Union forces in Somalia's capital Mogadishu overnight, sparking a battle that killed...

Malaysian TV cameraman shot dead in Somali capital

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A Malaysian television cameraman was shot dead on Friday and another wounded by African peacekeepers in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, witnesses...

Insurgents are gone but Mogadishu still struggles

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Under the arches of Mogadishu's ruined Catholic cathedral, 25-year-old Habiba Ahmed helped one of her five children urinate in a tin can. A...

Somalian militant leader denounces reluctant fighters

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The leader of al Shabaab militants in Somalia, who were driven out of the capital last week, yesterday lambasted fighters who he...

Somali police seize explosive-laden car in Mogadishu

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Somali police seized a car laden with explosives in a busy junction of Mogadishu a sign of the unstable security situation despite...

Bruised by war, Mogadishu slowly reawakens

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Their life's belongings piled on donkeys, Somali families weave along alleys filled with the corpses of starved animals to return to their...

Somali govt executes two soldiers over killings

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Somalia executed two government soldiers accused of killing a civilian and a soldier, as the Western-backed government came under international pressure to...

Somalia offers rebels amnesty; peacekeepers seek troops

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Somalia offered an amnesty to militants still fighting in the capital Mogadishu three days after the country's president declared victory over the...

Fighting erupts in Somali capital after rebels say leaving

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Fighting erupted in Mogadishu between government troops and al Shabaab insurgents a day after the rebels said they were leaving the Somali...

Somalia’s new women’s minister snatched by rebels

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Somalia's new minister for women was snatched by Islamist rebels 30 km outside the capital, Mogadishu, almost immediately after her appointment was...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...