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Streets of Mogadishu

<p>A Somali demonstrator runs during a street protest in the capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Omar Faruk </p>

A Somali demonstrator runs during a street protest in the capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

A Somali demonstrator runs during a street protest in the capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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<p>A car burns outside Hotel Madina during a protest in support of Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, in the streets of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. 
REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

A car burns outside Hotel Madina during a protest in support of Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, in the streets of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A car burns outside Hotel Madina during a protest in support of Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, in the streets of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A Ugandan peacekeeper from the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) takes a rest during fighting between Somalia government soldiers and Islamist insurgents near the main Bakara market in the capital Mogadishu, May 21, 2011. REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

A Ugandan peacekeeper from the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) takes a rest during fighting between Somalia government soldiers and Islamist insurgents near the main Bakara market in the capital Mogadishu, May 21, 2011. REUTERS/Feisal Omar...more

A Ugandan peacekeeper from the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) takes a rest during fighting between Somalia government soldiers and Islamist insurgents near the main Bakara market in the capital Mogadishu, May 21, 2011. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Displaced Somali women jostle for food aid at a relief distribution centre in southern Mogadishu, March 16, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

Displaced Somali women jostle for food aid at a relief distribution centre in southern Mogadishu, March 16, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Displaced Somali women jostle for food aid at a relief distribution centre in southern Mogadishu, March 16, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A displaced Somali girl carries dishes as she walks past her makeshift shelter in Jabuti refugee camp in south Mogadishu, June 20, 2010. REUTERS/Omar Faruk </p>

A displaced Somali girl carries dishes as she walks past her makeshift shelter in Jabuti refugee camp in south Mogadishu, June 20, 2010. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

A displaced Somali girl carries dishes as she walks past her makeshift shelter in Jabuti refugee camp in south Mogadishu, June 20, 2010. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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<p>People bathe in the sea in Mogadishu, March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

People bathe in the sea in Mogadishu, March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

People bathe in the sea in Mogadishu, March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A boy runs across Howlwadag Street in Mogadishu during the third day of fighting between Somali government forces and Islamist rebels in Mogadishu, August 25, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar</p>

A boy runs across Howlwadag Street in Mogadishu during the third day of fighting between Somali government forces and Islamist rebels in Mogadishu, August 25, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A boy runs across Howlwadag Street in Mogadishu during the third day of fighting between Somali government forces and Islamist rebels in Mogadishu, August 25, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A Somali boy plays with a toy gun after prayers to mark the first day of Eid al-Fitr in southern Mogadishu, September 10, 2010. 

REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

A Somali boy plays with a toy gun after prayers to mark the first day of Eid al-Fitr in southern Mogadishu, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A Somali boy plays with a toy gun after prayers to mark the first day of Eid al-Fitr in southern Mogadishu, September 10, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Somali government soldiers fire on Hezbol Islam insurgents in the capital Mogadishu, March 23,2010. REUTERS/Mowliid Abdi </p>

Somali government soldiers fire on Hezbol Islam insurgents in the capital Mogadishu, March 23,2010. REUTERS/Mowliid Abdi

Somali government soldiers fire on Hezbol Islam insurgents in the capital Mogadishu, March 23,2010. REUTERS/Mowliid Abdi

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<p>A view of the scene after a car bomb detonated along a street in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, February 21, 2011. REUTERS/Omar Faruk </p>

A view of the scene after a car bomb detonated along a street in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, February 21, 2011. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

A view of the scene after a car bomb detonated along a street in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, February 21, 2011. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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<p>A man carrying a shark through the streets of Mogadishu in Somalia, September 23, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

A man carrying a shark through the streets of Mogadishu in Somalia, September 23, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A man carrying a shark through the streets of Mogadishu in Somalia, September 23, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A Somali government soldier runs to position during fighting with hard-line Islamist fighters in northern Mogadishu, July 11, 2009.

REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

A Somali government soldier runs to position during fighting with hard-line Islamist fighters in northern Mogadishu, July 11, 2009. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A Somali government soldier runs to position during fighting with hard-line Islamist fighters in northern Mogadishu, July 11, 2009. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A captured fighter from the Islamist group al-Shabaab is seen at the headquarters of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in Mogadishu in this picture made available by the AU/UN Information Support Team, September 21, 2010.


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A captured fighter from the Islamist group al-Shabaab is seen at the headquarters of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in Mogadishu in this picture made available by the AU/UN Information Support Team, September 21,...more

A captured fighter from the Islamist group al-Shabaab is seen at the headquarters of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in Mogadishu in this picture made available by the AU/UN Information Support Team, September 21, 2010. REUTERS/African Union/United Nations

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<p>Somali demonstrators participate in a street protest in support of their Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, in the streets of the capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. 

REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

Somali demonstrators participate in a street protest in support of their Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, in the streets of the capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Somali demonstrators participate in a street protest in support of their Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, in the streets of the capital Mogadishu, June 10, 2011. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A man uses a wheelbarrow to evacuate a casualty who was wounded by the mortar shelling at Bakara market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, April 12, 2010. 

REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

A man uses a wheelbarrow to evacuate a casualty who was wounded by the mortar shelling at Bakara market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, April 12, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A man uses a wheelbarrow to evacuate a casualty who was wounded by the mortar shelling at Bakara market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, April 12, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Residents drag the body of a peacekeeper killed on Tuesday during fighting between Islamists and government forces along a street in Hodan district, Mogadishu, October 6, 2010. 


REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

Residents drag the body of a peacekeeper killed on Tuesday during fighting between Islamists and government forces along a street in Hodan district, Mogadishu, October 6, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Residents drag the body of a peacekeeper killed on Tuesday during fighting between Islamists and government forces along a street in Hodan district, Mogadishu, October 6, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A man tries to extinguish fire at a warehouse near Somalia's main Bakara market in southern Mogadishu, after it was hit by a shell during clashes between Islamist fighters and Somali government forces, May 12, 2010. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta  </p>

A man tries to extinguish fire at a warehouse near Somalia's main Bakara market in southern Mogadishu, after it was hit by a shell during clashes between Islamist fighters and Somali government forces, May 12, 2010. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A man tries to extinguish fire at a warehouse near Somalia's main Bakara market in southern Mogadishu, after it was hit by a shell during clashes between Islamist fighters and Somali government forces, May 12, 2010. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

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<p>Demonstrators flee as Somali government forces open fire during a protest in Mogadishu, February 15, 2011. REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

Demonstrators flee as Somali government forces open fire during a protest in Mogadishu, February 15, 2011. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Demonstrators flee as Somali government forces open fire during a protest in Mogadishu, February 15, 2011. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>A man holds an unexploded ordnance at the scene of a car bomb in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, February 15, 2010. 

REUTERS/Mowlid Abdi </p>

A man holds an unexploded ordnance at the scene of a car bomb in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, February 15, 2010. REUTERS/Mowlid Abdi

A man holds an unexploded ordnance at the scene of a car bomb in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, February 15, 2010. REUTERS/Mowlid Abdi

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<p>Islamist militants ride on minibus in south Mogadishu Wardiglay neighborhood of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, January 11, 2010. 

 REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

Islamist militants ride on minibus in south Mogadishu Wardiglay neighborhood of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, January 11, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Islamist militants ride on minibus in south Mogadishu Wardiglay neighborhood of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, January 11, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Somali government soldiers take up position before firing on Hezbol Islam insurgents in the capital Mogadishu, March 23,2010. REUTERS/Mowliid Abdi </p>

Somali government soldiers take up position before firing on Hezbol Islam insurgents in the capital Mogadishu, March 23,2010. REUTERS/Mowliid Abdi

Somali government soldiers take up position before firing on Hezbol Islam insurgents in the capital Mogadishu, March 23,2010. REUTERS/Mowliid Abdi

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<p>A Somali woman talks to her cell-phone outside her house in Mogadishu, November 4, 2009. 

REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

A Somali woman talks to her cell-phone outside her house in Mogadishu, November 4, 2009. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

A Somali woman talks to her cell-phone outside her house in Mogadishu, November 4, 2009. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Somalia government soldiers inspect their ammunition before a street patrol in Mogadishu, September 14, 2009. 

REUTERS/Omar Faruk </p>

Somalia government soldiers inspect their ammunition before a street patrol in Mogadishu, September 14, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

Somalia government soldiers inspect their ammunition before a street patrol in Mogadishu, September 14, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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<p>A Somali woman sits at a food distribution point on the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, September 17, 2009. 

REUTERS/Ismail Taxta </p>

A Somali woman sits at a food distribution point on the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

A Somali woman sits at a food distribution point on the outskirts of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, September 17, 2009. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta

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<p>Firefighters work to extinguish a fire at the main Bakara market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, February 3, 2010. 

REUTERS/Mowlid Abdi </p>

Firefighters work to extinguish a fire at the main Bakara market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, February 3, 2010. REUTERS/Mowlid Abdi

Firefighters work to extinguish a fire at the main Bakara market in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, February 3, 2010. REUTERS/Mowlid Abdi

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<p>A member of the Somalia hardline Al Shabaab Islamist rebel group looks at the body of what it says is a Ugandan peacekeeper from the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) killed last night during clashes near the AMISOM base in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, October 24, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

A member of the Somalia hardline Al Shabaab Islamist rebel group looks at the body of what it says is a Ugandan peacekeeper from the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) killed last night during clashes near the AMISOM base in Somalia's capital...more

A member of the Somalia hardline Al Shabaab Islamist rebel group looks at the body of what it says is a Ugandan peacekeeper from the African Union Mission to Somalia (AMISOM) killed last night during clashes near the AMISOM base in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, October 24, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>An internally displaced boy runs as he attempts to help extinguish a fire that has gutted down a camp in Bulohubey neighborhood southern of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, January 12, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

An internally displaced boy runs as he attempts to help extinguish a fire that has gutted down a camp in Bulohubey neighborhood southern of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, January 12, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

An internally displaced boy runs as he attempts to help extinguish a fire that has gutted down a camp in Bulohubey neighborhood southern of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, January 12, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Members of the hardline al Shabaab Islamist rebel group hold their weapons in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, January 1, 2010. 

REUTERS/Feisal Omar </p>

Members of the hardline al Shabaab Islamist rebel group hold their weapons in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, January 1, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

Members of the hardline al Shabaab Islamist rebel group hold their weapons in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, January 1, 2010. REUTERS/Feisal Omar

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<p>Residents of Mogadishu flee as fighting intensifies between government forces and hardline Islamists trying to oust the Horn of Africa nation's leadership, June 20, 2009. 
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Residents of Mogadishu flee as fighting intensifies between government forces and hardline Islamists trying to oust the Horn of Africa nation's leadership, June 20, 2009. REUTERS/Mowliid Abdi

Residents of Mogadishu flee as fighting intensifies between government forces and hardline Islamists trying to oust the Horn of Africa nation's leadership, June 20, 2009. REUTERS/Mowliid Abdi

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<p>Residents ride on pick-up trucks that supply milk and other items in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Faruk </p>

Residents ride on pick-up trucks that supply milk and other items in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

Residents ride on pick-up trucks that supply milk and other items in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, September 2, 2009. REUTERS/Omar Faruk

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