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Somali MP Mustafa Haji Maalim was gunned down outside his house in Mogadishu.
Somalia mp killed 20120923

Ugandan African Union peacekeepers patrol the outskirts of Mogadishu on September 12, 2012. Somalia's president survived an assassination bid today, just two days into his new job, when bomb blasts claimed by Islamist rebels rocked the Mogadishu hotel where he was meeting Kenya's foreign minister. Al-Qaeda linked Shebab insurgents claimed responsibility for the attack in which two blasts rocked the hotel where the new president was staying.

SIMON MAINA