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BBC News
How did US soldiers die in Niger?will be other cases in the future. In May, a navy seal was killed in Somalia w
BBC News / Posted 3 hours ago
will be other cases in the future. In May, a navy seal was killed in Somalia while accompanying local forces on a raid on Al Shabab militants.What are the unanswered questions? It is still unclear what the circumstances surrounding the attack... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Somali diaspora: Blast won't stop effort to rebuild homelandMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Like many Somalis displaced by decades of civil war, Mohamou
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Like many Somalis displaced by decades of civil war, Mohamoud Elmi felt he had a duty to use what he learned in America to help rebuild his homeland. After getting a business administration degree in Ohio, he fulfilled that calling... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Somali diaspora: Blast won't stop effort to rebuild homelandMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Like many Somalis displaced by decades of civil war, Mohamou
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 hours ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Like many Somalis displaced by decades of civil war, Mohamoud Elmi felt he had a duty to use what he learned in America to help rebuild his homeland. After getting a business administration degree in Ohio, he fulfilled that calling... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Kenya president says polls must be this week despite doubtsNews | 10/23/17 11:10 AM NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatt
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 hours ago
News | 10/23/17 11:10 AM NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the presidential election must go ahead as planned on Thursday, despite the chief electoral officer's recent statement that he cannot... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Kenya president says polls must be this week, despite doubtsNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the pr
The New Canaan News / Posted 7 hours ago
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the presidential election must go ahead as planned on Thursday, despite the chief electoral officer's recent statement that he cannot guarantee that the polls would be... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
UN, AU appeal for peace ahead of tense Kenya voteNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the pr
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 hours ago
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the presidential election must go ahead as planned on Thursday, despite the chief electoral officer's recent statement that he cannot guarantee that the polls would be... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Kenya president says polls must be this week, despite doubtsNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the pr
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 hours ago
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the presidential election must go ahead as planned on Thursday, despite the chief electoral officer's recent statement that he cannot guarantee that the polls would be... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Kenya president says polls must be this week, despite doubtsNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the pr
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the presidential election must go ahead as planned on Thursday, despite the chief electoral officer's recent statement that he cannot guarantee that the polls would be... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Kenya president says polls must be this week, despite doubtsNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the pr
The Middletown Press / Posted 7 hours ago
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the presidential election must go ahead as planned on Thursday, despite the chief electoral officer's recent statement that he cannot guarantee that the polls would be... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Kenya president says polls must be this week, despite doubtsNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the pr
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 hours ago
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said the re-run of the presidential election must go ahead as planned on Thursday, despite the chief electoral officer's recent statement that he cannot guarantee that the polls would be... Read more
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The Columbian
Somali diaspora: Blast won’t stop effort to rebuild homelandMINNEAPOLIS — Like many Somalis displaced by decades of civil war, Mohamoud Elm
The Columbian / Posted 8 hours ago
MINNEAPOLIS — Like many Somalis displaced by decades of civil war, Mohamoud Elmi felt he had a duty to use what he learned in America to help rebuild his homeland. After getting a business administration degree in Ohio, he fulfilled that calling and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Somali diaspora: Blast won't stop effort to rebuild homelandMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Like many Somalis displaced by decades of civil war, Mohamou
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 hours ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Like many Somalis displaced by decades of civil war, Mohamoud Elmi felt he had a duty to use what he learned in America to help rebuild his homeland. After getting a business administration degree in Ohio, he fulfilled that calling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
United States to Support Somalia in Fight Against Al ShabaabSOMALIA'S president is expected to announce a "state of war" against the al-Sha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
SOMALIA'S president is expected to announce a "state of war" against the al-Shabab extremist group after last week's truck bombing which killed 358 people in Mogadishu. The United States is expected to play a supporting role in the new offensive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Declare 'State of War' Against AlSomalia's president is set to declare a "state of war" against the al-Shabab te
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Somalia's president is set to declare a "state of war" against the al-Shabab terror group, a military official said Friday. President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed will soon announce the declaration against the group, which has been blamed for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Muslim Leaders Condemn Deadly Mogadishu Attackthat killed nearly 400 people and injured 228. Imams and diplomats expressed sh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
that killed nearly 400 people and injured 228. Imams and diplomats expressed shock and horror at Friday prayers. Imams, Somali community leaders, the ambassadors of two African nations, a representative from Turkey and officials from the U.S.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somalia Truck Bomb Death Toll Rises to 358Thousands of Somalis gathered Friday to pray at the site of the country’s deadl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Thousands of Somalis gathered Friday to pray at the site of the country’s deadliest bombing. Last Saturday a truck bomb exploded on a busy street in Mogadishu, killing what is now believed to be 358 people. As Somalis in the capital city paid their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kampala Must Learn From Mogadishu Truck Bombingbefore in 2010 and is still a target because we are still actively involved, as
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
before in 2010 and is still a target because we are still actively involved, as peacekeepers, in the Somalia war with Al shabab insurgents. The local population and police here seem to go about their daily lives completely oblivious of this... Read more
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Times Leader
US involvement is not helping to build peaceThe progressively less fruitful U.S. involvement in Somalia, in East Africa, ha
Times Leader / Posted yesterday
The progressively less fruitful U.S. involvement in Somalia, in East Africa, has continued in the past week. A visit by the U.S. military commander for Africa to Mogadishu was followed days later by an enormous truck bomb attack that killed more than... Read more
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FOX News
Somalia roadside bombing kills 6 north of Mogadishu MOGADISHU, Somalia – A Somali police officer says a roadside bomb has killed
FOX News / Posted yesterday
MOGADISHU, Somalia – A Somali police officer says a roadside bomb has killed six people and injured three others. Col. Ahmed Nur says the bomb struck a minibus carrying farmers near Bal'ad town... Read more
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FOX News
Somalia roadside bombing kills 6 north of MogadishuMOGADISHU, Somalia – A Somali police officer says a roadside bomb has killed si
FOX News / Posted yesterday
MOGADISHU, Somalia – A Somali police officer says a roadside bomb has killed six people and injured three others. Col. Ahmed Nur says the bomb struck a minibus carrying farmers near Bal'ad town just north of the capital, Mogadishu, on Sunday. There... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bomb kills six travelling in minibus near Somalian capital Protest placards reading Out al Shabab, left, and Oh God, have mercy on the d
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Protest placards reading Out al Shabab, left, and Oh God, have mercy on the dead near the scene of an earlier truck bombing in Mogadishu (AP) October 22 2017 Bomb kills six travelling in... Read more
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Aljazeera
Mogadishu: 11 killed week after deadliest blastMogadishu, Somalia - Little more than one week after a massacre in Somalia kill
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Mogadishu, Somalia - Little more than one week after a massacre in Somalia killed more than 350 people in the capital, an attack near Mogadishu on Sunday has claimed the lives of at least 11 people, witnesses told Al Jazeera. Several women were... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Somalia readies for war on terrorMOGADISHU, Somalia -- Somalia's president on Saturday urged troops to prepare f
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
MOGADISHU, Somalia -- Somalia's president on Saturday urged troops to prepare for a "state of war" against the al-Shabab extremist group blamed for the country's deadliest attack, as the death toll reached 358 with dozens still said to be missing a... Read more
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Aljazeera
Why is Mogadishu still a frequent target for attacks?Last week, the deadliest bomb blast to hit the Somali city of Mogadishu killed
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Last week, the deadliest bomb blast to hit the Somali city of Mogadishu killed more than 350 people and injured around 400 others. Questions are now been asked as to why, more than 10 years after African Union peacekeepers set foot in the capital... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Somalia readies for 'state of war' as death toll up to 358By ABDI GULED Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somalia's president
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
By ABDI GULED Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somalia's president on Saturday urged troops to prepare for a "state of war" against the al-Shabab extremist group blamed for the country's deadliest attack, as the toll reached 358 with... Read more
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Op-Ed News
America's Scramble for AfricaAfrican Republic, Uganda, Ethiopia and, of course, Somalia, where they are invo
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 days ago
African Republic, Uganda, Ethiopia and, of course, Somalia, where they are involved in a state of war against Islamist al Shabab militants. The deployment of US troops in Africa was first stepped up under President GW Bush when his... Read more
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Boston Globe
Somalia readies for war against terror group, with US helpMOGADISHU, Somalia — Somalia’s president on Saturday urged troops to prepare fo
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia — Somalia’s president on Saturday urged troops to prepare for a ‘‘state of war’’ against the al-Shabab extremist group blamed for the country’s deadliest attack, and a military official said the United States is expected to play a... Read more
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Gulf News
UAE's help limited casualties of Mogadishu blast: Somali envoyConstruction is currently underway for the Sheikh Zayed Hospital, the largest i
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
Construction is currently underway for the Sheikh Zayed Hospital, the largest in capital Mogadishu Abu Dhabi: ,The ambassador of Somalia to the UAE has expressed gratitude to the UAE for standing beside the Somali people following the deadly... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Somalia readies for ‘state of war’ as death toll up to 358MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia’s president on Saturday urged troops to prepa
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia’s president on Saturday urged troops to prepare for a “state of war” against the al-Shabab extremist group blamed for the country’s deadliest attack, as the toll reached 358 with dozens still said to be missing a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Somalia readies for 'state of war' as death toll up to 358Somalia's president on Saturday urged troops to prepare for a "state of war" ag
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
Somalia's president on Saturday urged troops to prepare for a "state of war" against the al-Shabab extremist group blamed for the country's deadliest attack, as the toll reached 358 with dozens still said to be missing a week after the truck bombing... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'State of war' in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358 | Irish Examiner Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 05:17 pm Somalia's president
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 05:17 pm Somalia's president is expected to announce a "state of war" against... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Somalia's death toll at 358 as “state of war' plannedMOGADISHU, Somalia — The death toll in Somalia’s deadliest attack has risen to
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia — The death toll in Somalia’s deadliest attack has risen to 358 while dozens remain missing. Somalia’s president was expected to announce a “state of war” against the al-Shabab extremist group blamed for the bombing, the prime... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Somalia readies for 'state of war' as death toll up to 358By ABDI GULED Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somalia's president
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
By ABDI GULED Associated Press MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Somalia's president on Saturday urged troops to prepare for a "state of war" against the al-Shabab extremist group blamed for the country's deadliest attack, as the toll reached 358 with... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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Oxford Mail
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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Bury Times
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Bury Times / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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Gazette
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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guardian-series
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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Harrow Times
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Harrow Times / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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This is West Country
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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Gazette News
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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Bolton News
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
‘State of war’ in Somalia as truck blast death toll hits 358and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protester
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
and 122 had been airlifted for treatment in Turkey, Sudan and Kenya. Protesters march as they carry placards reading “Out Al Shabab”, left, and “Oh God, have mercy on the dead” near the scene of Saturday’s massive truck bomb (Farah Abdi... Read more
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