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On Somalia's new frontline

After years of heavy fighting in the capital Mogadishu, international soldiers have pushed back Al Shabab fighters to a new frontline outside the city.

After years of heavy fighting in the capital Mogadishu, international soldiers have pushed back al-Shabab fighters to a new frontline outside the city.

The BBC's Africa correspondent has been to Mogadishu and travelled with soldiers to see the frontline for himself.

  • 22 Feb
  • From the section Africa