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Danger and life in Somalia

<p>Labourers carry sand from a quarry in the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk</p>

Labourers carry sand from a quarry in the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

Labourers carry sand from a quarry in the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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<p>Fatima, 12, attends Arabic classes at Imran Binu Hussein Primary School in the Hodan district, Mogadishu in this September 8, 2013 handout photo provided by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). REUTERS/Colin Delfosse/UNICEF/Handout via Reuters</p>

Fatima, 12, attends Arabic classes at Imran Binu Hussein Primary School in the Hodan district, Mogadishu in this September 8, 2013 handout photo provided by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). REUTERS/Colin Delfosse/UNICEF/Handout via...more

Fatima, 12, attends Arabic classes at Imran Binu Hussein Primary School in the Hodan district, Mogadishu in this September 8, 2013 handout photo provided by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). REUTERS/Colin Delfosse/UNICEF/Handout via Reuters

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<p>People watch from a distance an accidental explosion at a petrol storage facility within the former United States residential housing in capital Mogadishu, September 3, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

People watch from a distance an accidental explosion at a petrol storage facility within the former United States residential housing in capital Mogadishu, September 3, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

People watch from a distance an accidental explosion at a petrol storage facility within the former United States residential housing in capital Mogadishu, September 3, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A worker pours camel milk into a container at the Beder Milk and Meat Production Farm Company premises in the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu August 29, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

A worker pours camel milk into a container at the Beder Milk and Meat Production Farm Company premises in the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu August 29, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A worker pours camel milk into a container at the Beder Milk and Meat Production Farm Company premises in the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu August 29, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Displaced children peer through holes in the fabric used to make their temporary tent at Sayyidka camp in the Howlwadag district, south of the capital Mogadishu August 19, 2013.  REUTERS/Omar Faruk</p>

Displaced children peer through holes in the fabric used to make their temporary tent at Sayyidka camp in the Howlwadag district, south of the capital Mogadishu August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

Displaced children peer through holes in the fabric used to make their temporary tent at Sayyidka camp in the Howlwadag district, south of the capital Mogadishu August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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<p>Adan Sheikh Abdi Sheikh, who has been sentenced to death for the murder of journalist Hassan Yusuf Absuge, stands tied to a pole before he is executed by shooting at close range at the Iskola Bulisiya square in the capital Mogadishu August 17, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

Adan Sheikh Abdi Sheikh, who has been sentenced to death for the murder of journalist Hassan Yusuf Absuge, stands tied to a pole before he is executed by shooting at close range at the Iskola Bulisiya square in the capital Mogadishu August 17, 2013....more

Adan Sheikh Abdi Sheikh, who has been sentenced to death for the murder of journalist Hassan Yusuf Absuge, stands tied to a pole before he is executed by shooting at close range at the Iskola Bulisiya square in the capital Mogadishu August 17, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Somali boys play football in Lido beach while celebrating the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, in capital Mogadishu August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

Somali boys play football in Lido beach while celebrating the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, in capital Mogadishu August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Somali boys play football in Lido beach while celebrating the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, in capital Mogadishu August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Two women help another through a hedge of cactii at a food distribution center in Afgoye, August 4, 2013 in this picture provided by AU/UN Information Support Team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU UN IST PHOTO/Handout via Reuters</p>

Two women help another through a hedge of cactii at a food distribution center in Afgoye, August 4, 2013 in this picture provided by AU/UN Information Support Team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU UN IST PHOTO/Handout via Reuters

Two women help another through a hedge of cactii at a food distribution center in Afgoye, August 4, 2013 in this picture provided by AU/UN Information Support Team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU UN IST PHOTO/Handout via Reuters

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<p>Muslim children learn to read the Koran at the Gaabow Islamic school, also known as a madrassa, during the holy month of Ramadan in Somalia's capital Mogadishu August 1, 2013.
 REUTERS/Ismail Taxta</p>

Muslim children learn to read the Koran at the Gaabow Islamic school, also known as a madrassa, during the holy month of Ramadan in Somalia's capital Mogadishu August 1, 2013. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Muslim children learn to read the Koran at the Gaabow Islamic school, also known as a madrassa, during the holy month of Ramadan in Somalia's capital Mogadishu August 1, 2013. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

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<p>Somali journalists wait during an assignment at the Presidential Palace in the capital Mogadishu February 2, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

Somali journalists wait during an assignment at the Presidential Palace in the capital Mogadishu February 2, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Somali journalists wait during an assignment at the Presidential Palace in the capital Mogadishu February 2, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A vendor displays bananas at his stall in Somalia capital Mogadishu as Muslims prepare for the fasting month of Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar, July 8 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

A vendor displays bananas at his stall in Somalia capital Mogadishu as Muslims prepare for the fasting month of Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar, July 8 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A vendor displays bananas at his stall in Somalia capital Mogadishu as Muslims prepare for the fasting month of Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar, July 8 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Newly trained Somali military recruits take part in a passing out parade in Mogadishu June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

Newly trained Somali military recruits take part in a passing out parade in Mogadishu June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Newly trained Somali military recruits take part in a passing out parade in Mogadishu June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Security agents arrive to secure the United Nations compound following a suicide bomb attack in the capital Mogadishu, June 19, 2013.  REUTERS/Omar Faruk</p>

Security agents arrive to secure the United Nations compound following a suicide bomb attack in the capital Mogadishu, June 19, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

Security agents arrive to secure the United Nations compound following a suicide bomb attack in the capital Mogadishu, June 19, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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<p>A worker walks out of the Coca Cola factory, 30 km (18 miles) in the outskirts of Hargeisa, May 21, 2013.  REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

A worker walks out of the Coca Cola factory, 30 km (18 miles) in the outskirts of Hargeisa, May 21, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A worker walks out of the Coca Cola factory, 30 km (18 miles) in the outskirts of Hargeisa, May 21, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A Somali government soldier sits on a boat in a flooded river near the town of Jowhar, in the central Shabelle region May 12, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

A Somali government soldier sits on a boat in a flooded river near the town of Jowhar, in the central Shabelle region May 12, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A Somali government soldier sits on a boat in a flooded river near the town of Jowhar, in the central Shabelle region May 12, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Officers stand by the remains of a wrecked car at the scene of car bomb explosion along the "Kilometre 4" road junction, south of the capital Mogadishu, May 5, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

Officers stand by the remains of a wrecked car at the scene of car bomb explosion along the "Kilometre 4" road junction, south of the capital Mogadishu, May 5, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Officers stand by the remains of a wrecked car at the scene of car bomb explosion along the "Kilometre 4" road junction, south of the capital Mogadishu, May 5, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>An internally displaced Somali child sits inside their makeshift shelter at Sayyidka camp in the Howlwadag district, south of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, May 3, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk</p>

An internally displaced Somali child sits inside their makeshift shelter at Sayyidka camp in the Howlwadag district, south of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, May 3, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

An internally displaced Somali child sits inside their makeshift shelter at Sayyidka camp in the Howlwadag district, south of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, May 3, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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<p>Soldiers from the Somali National Army (SNA) participate in a training exercise in Mogadishu March 28, 2013 in this picture provided by the AU/UN Information Support Team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU UN IST/Handout</p>

Soldiers from the Somali National Army (SNA) participate in a training exercise in Mogadishu March 28, 2013 in this picture provided by the AU/UN Information Support Team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU UN IST/Handout

Soldiers from the Somali National Army (SNA) participate in a training exercise in Mogadishu March 28, 2013 in this picture provided by the AU/UN Information Support Team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU UN IST/Handout

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<p>Artist Jaylani Ibrahim, 65, works on a paint-work promoting peace at the Center for Research and Dialogue in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, March 21, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk</p>

Artist Jaylani Ibrahim, 65, works on a paint-work promoting peace at the Center for Research and Dialogue in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, March 21, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

Artist Jaylani Ibrahim, 65, works on a paint-work promoting peace at the Center for Research and Dialogue in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, March 21, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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<p>A policeman walks past the scene of an explosion near the presidential palace in Mogadishu March 18, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

A policeman walks past the scene of an explosion near the presidential palace in Mogadishu March 18, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A policeman walks past the scene of an explosion near the presidential palace in Mogadishu March 18, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A Somali man carries a large sailfish on his head as he transports it to Mogadishu's fish market in the Xamar Weyne district of the Somali capital, in this handout photo taken March 16, 2013 by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team (AU-UN IST) and released March 18, 2013. REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout</p>

A Somali man carries a large sailfish on his head as he transports it to Mogadishu's fish market in the Xamar Weyne district of the Somali capital, in this handout photo taken March 16, 2013 by the African Union-United Nations Information Support...more

A Somali man carries a large sailfish on his head as he transports it to Mogadishu's fish market in the Xamar Weyne district of the Somali capital, in this handout photo taken March 16, 2013 by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team (AU-UN IST) and released March 18, 2013. REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout

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<p>Somali men look out across Mogadishu's fishing harbour in the early morning as fishermen land their catch and transport their fish to the market in the Xamar Weyne district of the Somali capital, in this handout photo taken March 16, 2013 by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team (AU-UN IST) and received by Reuters March 18, 2013. REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout</p>

Somali men look out across Mogadishu's fishing harbour in the early morning as fishermen land their catch and transport their fish to the market in the Xamar Weyne district of the Somali capital, in this handout photo taken March 16, 2013 by the...more

Somali men look out across Mogadishu's fishing harbour in the early morning as fishermen land their catch and transport their fish to the market in the Xamar Weyne district of the Somali capital, in this handout photo taken March 16, 2013 by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team (AU-UN IST) and received by Reuters March 18, 2013. REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout

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<p>A boy jumps as he plays soccer with Ugandan soldiers, serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), in the central Somali town of Buur-Hakba in this picture taken and released by the African Union-United Nations Information Support team on February 28, 2013. REUTERS/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Stuart Price/Handout</p>

A boy jumps as he plays soccer with Ugandan soldiers, serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), in the central Somali town of Buur-Hakba in this picture taken and released by the African Union-United Nations Information Support team...more

A boy jumps as he plays soccer with Ugandan soldiers, serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), in the central Somali town of Buur-Hakba in this picture taken and released by the African Union-United Nations Information Support team on February 28, 2013. REUTERS/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Stuart Price/Handout

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<p>A man sells fresh watermelon in the central Somali town of Buur Hakaba, in this handout photograph taken and provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team (AU-UN IST) on February 27, 2013. REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout</p>

A man sells fresh watermelon in the central Somali town of Buur Hakaba, in this handout photograph taken and provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team (AU-UN IST) on February 27, 2013. REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST...more

A man sells fresh watermelon in the central Somali town of Buur Hakaba, in this handout photograph taken and provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team (AU-UN IST) on February 27, 2013. REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout

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<p>Ugandan soldiers serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) stand after a dawn final briefing ahead of an advance on the central Somali town of Buur Hakaba, on the outskirts of the town, in this handout photograph taken and provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team (AU-UN IST) on February 27, 2013.  REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout</p>

Ugandan soldiers serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) stand after a dawn final briefing ahead of an advance on the central Somali town of Buur Hakaba, on the outskirts of the town, in this handout photograph taken and provided...more

Ugandan soldiers serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) stand after a dawn final briefing ahead of an advance on the central Somali town of Buur Hakaba, on the outskirts of the town, in this handout photograph taken and provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team (AU-UN IST) on February 27, 2013. REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout

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<p>A hairdresser cuts a client's hair at a shop in the Somali city of Belet Weyne, about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 18, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support (AU-UN IST) team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout</p>

A hairdresser cuts a client's hair at a shop in the Somali city of Belet Weyne, about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 18, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support (AU-UN IST) team....more

A hairdresser cuts a client's hair at a shop in the Somali city of Belet Weyne, about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 18, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support (AU-UN IST) team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout

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<p>A woman and two girls walk through a camp for internally displaced persons (IDP) on the outskirts of Belet Weyne, about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 20, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support (AU-UN IST) team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout</p>

A woman and two girls walk through a camp for internally displaced persons (IDP) on the outskirts of Belet Weyne, about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 20, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations...more

A woman and two girls walk through a camp for internally displaced persons (IDP) on the outskirts of Belet Weyne, about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 20, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support (AU-UN IST) team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout

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<p>A soldier from the Somali National Army (SNA) lies on a bed at an SNA infirmary in Belet Weyne, about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 19, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support (AU-UN IST) team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout</p>

A soldier from the Somali National Army (SNA) lies on a bed at an SNA infirmary in Belet Weyne, about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 19, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support...more

A soldier from the Somali National Army (SNA) lies on a bed at an SNA infirmary in Belet Weyne, about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 19, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support (AU-UN IST) team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout

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<p>Female Somali National Army (SNA) soldiers stand to attention at a training camp, where they are instructed by the Djiboutian contingent of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), in Belet Weyne , about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 19, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support (AU-UN IST) team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout</p>

Female Somali National Army (SNA) soldiers stand to attention at a training camp, where they are instructed by the Djiboutian contingent of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), in Belet Weyne , about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital...more

Female Somali National Army (SNA) soldiers stand to attention at a training camp, where they are instructed by the Djiboutian contingent of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), in Belet Weyne , about 315 km (196 miles) from the capital Mogadishu, February 19, 2013, in this picture provided by the African Union-United Nations Information Support (AU-UN IST) team. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU-UN IST PHOTO/Handout

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<p>Somali teenagers undergo a boxing practice session on the sandy beaches of Lido, along the shores of the Indian Ocean in the capital of Mogadishu January 25, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

Somali teenagers undergo a boxing practice session on the sandy beaches of Lido, along the shores of the Indian Ocean in the capital of Mogadishu January 25, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Somali teenagers undergo a boxing practice session on the sandy beaches of Lido, along the shores of the Indian Ocean in the capital of Mogadishu January 25, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Elman FC players attend a training session in Hodan district of the Somali capital Mogadishu January 14, 2013, in this handout photo released on January 17, 2013.  REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST Photo/Handout</p>

Elman FC players attend a training session in Hodan district of the Somali capital Mogadishu January 14, 2013, in this handout photo released on January 17, 2013. REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST Photo/Handout

Elman FC players attend a training session in Hodan district of the Somali capital Mogadishu January 14, 2013, in this handout photo released on January 17, 2013. REUTERS/Stuart Price/AU-UN IST Photo/Handout

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<p>Recruits in Mogadishu's new Fire Department take part in training exercises by members of the AMISOM forces in this picture provided by AU-UN IST on January 15, 2013.  REUTERS/AU-UN IST/Tobin Jones</p>

Recruits in Mogadishu's new Fire Department take part in training exercises by members of the AMISOM forces in this picture provided by AU-UN IST on January 15, 2013. REUTERS/AU-UN IST/Tobin Jones

Recruits in Mogadishu's new Fire Department take part in training exercises by members of the AMISOM forces in this picture provided by AU-UN IST on January 15, 2013. REUTERS/AU-UN IST/Tobin Jones

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