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Djibouti troops arrive in central Somali town of Beledweyne in Hiiraan region (Hiiraan Online/Photo)
By Qalinle Hussein On Friday, June 1st, 2012
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Djibouti peacekeepers arrive in central Somalia

Djibouti troops arrive in central Somali town of Beledweyne in Hiiraan region (Hiiraan Online/Photo) LAS ANOD — The second wave of peacekeeping force from Djibouti has landed in Somalia’s central town More...

Somalia has not had a functioning central government for more than 20 years and has been wracked by fighting between various militias.
By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, January 16th, 2012
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SOMALIA: Ethiopian troops arrest rival Somali leaders in central town

LAS ANOD — Ethiopian troops stationed in the central Somali town of Beledweyne in Hiiraan province arrested two Somali leaders on Sunday afternoon after refusing peace deals. The Ethiopians captured Adan Abdullahi More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, January 2nd, 2012
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SOMALIA: Semi-autonomous region claims strategic town

LAS ANOD — One of Somalia’s latest semi-autonomous region has claimed its fighters backed by Ethiopian troops seized the strategic town of Beledweyne in Hiiraan province on Saturday – challenging More...