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Somali warlord forces surrender to Islamists

Remnants of forces loyal to a defeated US-backed Somali warlord alliance have surrendered their weapons to Muslim militia, cementing Islamist control of the capital, witnesses said. Gunmen affiliated with two warlords, Bashir Raghe Shirar and Abdulkadir Bebe, turned in arms caches to representatives of Mogadishu’s Islamic courts and agreed to work with them to restore order to the lawless city, they said. Full Story

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