World

May 6, 2009

Thousands in Somalia flee clashes with Islamist militants

The pirates get the headlines, but what drove Habibo Kune and her teenage son out of Somalia and into this sprawling, sand-blown refugee camp was a different group of men with guns. Islamist militants continue to battle pro-government forces for territory throughout southern Somalia, driving more than 25,000 people into camps in eastern Kenya.

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