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Can a former warlord run for office in Somalia? In just over two weeks, voters across the country will be choosing their five regional presidents. In the South West region, Mukhtar Robow - a former deputy leader of al-Shabab - is on the ballot. Although he has officially defected from the Islamist insurgent movement, he is still wanted by the US. Abukar Arman - a former Somali diplomat - told Newsday more about Mukhtar Robow. (Photo: Mukhtar Robow Credit: Getty Images)
Katherine and Kadzo met in Nairobi to reflect on that day, and those who saved them.
Smoke is seen rising above the Somali capital after a deadly suicide bomb attack.