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Blast near Mogadishu hours after al-Shabab vows attack.

Explosion hits close to army checkpoint after al-Shabab threatens attacks against new president, Mohamed Abdullahi.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Somali president says no quick fix for nation's woes.

Farmajo called on Al-Shabaab to surrender.

- Daily Nation - KE

Somalia: What are the challenges facing President 'Farmajo' as he is inaugurated today?.

'Farmajo' pledged to tackle threat of al-Shabaab violence, famine and corruption.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Suicide Bombing in Somalia Kills Dozens at a Market.

The attack occurred hours after the country’s new president, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, announced an offensive against the Shabab militant group.

- International NY Times - US

Mogadishu blast 'kills 20', Shabaab ups attack threat.

Mogadishu, Somalia, Feb 19 - At least 20 people died Sunday when a car bomb exploded in the Somali capital, as Shabaab Islamists threatened to escalate attacks in a “vicious war” against the new government. In the deadliest attack since the election of President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed , nicknamed Farmajo , ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Suicide Bombing at Market in Somalian Capital Kills Dozens.

The attack occurred hours after the country’s new president, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, announced an offensive against the Shabab militant group.

- New York Times - US

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