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Somaliland: a fragile corner of peace

Somalia was torn apart by two decades of internecine violence, but in Somaliland, clan elders set about assembling their own nation state with an elected government at the capital in Hargeisa, a judiciary, an independent central bank with a national currency, and relative security.



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The body of a passenger aboard the Sewol ferry which sank in the water off the southern coast, is carried by rescue workers upon its arrival at a port in Jindo, south of Seoul, South Korea, on Saturday.

Divers pull bodies from sunken South Korean ferry

The confirmed death toll from South Korea’s ferry disaster rose past 50 today as divers finally found a way inside the sunken vessel, qu... »