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September 12, 2012 5:51 PM

New Somali president, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, unharmed as suicide attack kills 8

Somalia’s new president, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, a longtime academic and political activist, boasted during a June interview with McClatchy that he’d lived in Mogadishu – sometimes referred to as the world’s most dangerous city – for 22 years without a security detail. Now that he’s the president, that will have to change.

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