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Somali PM calls for help to defeat jihadist fighters

Somalia's prime minister has called for greater international support to help combat jihadist fighters linked to al-Qaeda.

The country has become a base for Indian Ocean pirates, kidnappers and Islamist militants, but Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed says outside help could provide the key to ending 20 years of civil conflict.

Andrew Harding reports from Mogadishu.

  • 29 Nov 2010
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