1. BBC Somali

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  2. Somalia country profile

    An overview of Somalia including key facts, political leaders, historical timeline and notes on the media

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  3. Q&A: Somalia's conflict

    A look at why the country has experienced almost constant conflict since the collapse of its central government in 1991

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  1. Weekend: Somalia Attack

    …Somali security forces end a siege of a hotel in Mogadishu by Islamist…

    …Somali security forces end a siege of a hotel in Mogadishu by Islamist militants; President Trump faces resistance to his policies from Democrats in California…

    …Somali security forces end a siege of a hotel in Mogadishu by Islamist militants; President Trump faces resistance to his policies from Democrats in California; the World Food Programme warns of starvation of risk in the Democratic…

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  2. Somalia's 'touch and feel' e-commerce hit

    …When Saed Mohamed, a young entrepreneur from Somalia, pitched his online…

    …When Saed Mohamed, a young entrepreneur from Somalia, pitched his online… of the Somalia-based accelerator, Innovate Ventures, which oversaw the competition…

    …When Saed Mohamed, a young entrepreneur from Somalia, pitched his online… of the Somalia-based accelerator, Innovate Ventures, which oversaw the competition…. It seemed Somalia wasn't ready yet for online only. Perhaps this isn't surprising given…

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  3. Somalia Mogadishu: Deadly attacks rock capital

    … out the bombings. Two weeks ago, 358 people died in the worst attack in Somalia

    … out the bombings. Two weeks ago, 358 people died in the worst attack in Somalia… are still missing. Who are Somalia's al-Shabab? The militants said they had chosen…

    … out the bombings. Two weeks ago, 358 people died in the worst attack in Somalia… are still missing. Who are Somalia's al-Shabab? The militants said they had chosen…

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  4. BBC OS: Somalia Blast

    … attack in Somalia since the Islamist al-Shabab group launched its insurgency in 2007…

    … attack in Somalia since the Islamist al-Shabab group launched its insurgency in 2007…

    … attack in Somalia since the Islamist al-Shabab group launched its insurgency in 2007…

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  5. Somalia blood appeal after Mogadishu truck bombing

    Somalia is appealing for blood to treat those wounded in Saturday's huge truck…

    Somalia is appealing for blood to treat those wounded in Saturday's huge truck… was needed. He said more than 300 people had been injured in Somalia's deadliest terror…

    Somalia is appealing for blood to treat those wounded in Saturday's huge truck… was needed. He said more than 300 people had been injured in Somalia's deadliest terror… of Mogadishu residents who had already donated blood. Somalia does not have a blood bank…

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  6. Somalia attack: 165 unidentified bodies buried

    …. It is the deadliest terror attack in Somalia since the Islamist al-Shabab group launched its…

    …. It is the deadliest terror attack in Somalia since the Islamist al-Shabab group launched its…

    …. It is the deadliest terror attack in Somalia since the Islamist al-Shabab group launched its…

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  7. Somalia: Hundreds dead in Mogadishu blasts

    …...one of the largest bombs ever to strike the city. This video has been…

    …...one of the largest bombs ever to strike the city. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from…

    …...one of the largest bombs ever to strike the city. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from the Apple App Store for iPhone and Google Play Store for Android.…

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  8. Somalia: Huge bomb one of Mogadishu's deadliest

    …Families are looking for missing loved ones amidst the ruins of one of the…

    …Families are looking for missing loved ones amidst the ruins of one of the largest bombs ever to strike the Somali capital.…

    …Families are looking for missing loved ones amidst the ruins of one of the largest bombs ever to strike the Somali capital.…

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  9. Somalia: Mogadishu bomb victim killed day before graduation

    …Maryam Abdullahi's father Abdullahi Mohamed was flying out to the Somali…

    …Maryam Abdullahi's father Abdullahi Mohamed was flying out to the Somali capital Mogadishu for her graduation, but ended up attending her funeral. She was one…

    …Maryam Abdullahi's father Abdullahi Mohamed was flying out to the Somali capital Mogadishu for her graduation, but ended up attending her funeral. She was one of at least 280 people who killed when a truck exploded at a busy junction in…

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