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Militants parade surrendered AU soldier


MOGADISHU (DBN)—-The Al-Qaeda linked al-Shabab group in Somalia has paraded an Ethiopian AU soldier whom they said surrendered to their fighters last week. AU sources told DBN that the soldier has wandered away from his army base after clashes with ...

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2,900 migrants rescued off Italy coast


Muqdisho (DBN)—- Italian coast guard ships and vessels from a multi-nation naval mission and humanitarian organizations rescued at least 2,900 migrants Sunday from 21 boats launched by smugglers from Libyan shores, authorities said. The coast guard said the rescues were carried out ...

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Militants Overrun AU Army Base in Somalia


MOGADISHU (DBN) — As many as 32 people are feared dead after Islamic militants armed with rockets overran an African Union forces base remote military outpost in the Lower Shabelle region, officials said. “About 100 militants attacked the base on Friday morning, ...

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