Ali Mohammed Ghedi
As the United Nations security council prepares to discuss the situation in Somalia - recent fighting in Mogadishu underlines the fact that things are far from stable.
There is supposed to be a ceasefire agreement between the Islamic Courts Union and the Transitional Federal Government - that was brokered by the Arab League in Khartoum nearly three weeks ago - and discussions are due to resume later this week.
But since the original deal there appears to be a new leadership in charge of the courts. So what does the government make of what's going on now?
Damian Zane called up the prime minister in Baidoa - Ali Mohammed Ghedi