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Mogadishu market goes up in flames

Somali traders attempt to salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls at the main Bakara market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Somali traders attempt to salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls at the main Bakara market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Somali traders attempt to salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls at the main Bakara market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta
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A Somali trader talks to residents gathered near the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A Somali trader talks to residents gathered near the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A Somali trader talks to residents gathered near the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta
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A general view shows burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A general view shows burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A general view shows burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta
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Somali traders salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Somali traders salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Somali traders salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta
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Somali traders attempt to salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Somali traders attempt to salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Somali traders attempt to salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta
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A Somali policeman controls residents gathered near the burning stalls. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A Somali policeman controls residents gathered near the burning stalls. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A Somali policeman controls residents gathered near the burning stalls. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta
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Somali traders attempt to salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Somali traders attempt to salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Somali traders attempt to salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta
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Residents gathered near the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Residents gathered near the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Residents gathered near the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta
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A general view shows burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A general view shows burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A general view shows burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta
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Somali traders salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Somali traders salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

Somali traders salvage some of their wares from the burning stalls at the main Bakara market. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta
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