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Somalia battle leaves 7 dead

Somalis assist a wounded civilian to get onto a stretcher as he arrives at a hospital following clashes between Somali troops and militiamen loyal to a Somali warlord, in Mogadishu, Somalia Friday, Aug. 15. The sounds of warfare rattled Mogadishu residents from their beds early Friday as government troops launched a dawn attack on a house belonging to a former warlord as part of a disarmament campaign.

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Somalis assist a wounded civilian to get onto a stretcher as he arrives at a hospital following clashes between Somali troops and militiamen loyal to a Somali warlord, in Mogadishu, Somalia Friday, Aug. 15. The sounds of warfare rattled Mogadishu residents from their beds early Friday as government troops launched a dawn attack on a house belonging to a former warlord as part of a disarmament campaign.



MOGADISHU, Somalia— Combat shook Mogadishu early Friday as government troops launched a dawn attack on a house belonging to a former warlord as part of a disarmament campaign...

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