Wrecked city picks up the pieces as tide of war turns

The Times of London
Baidoa, Somalia

Beneath a shady tree in the courtyard of a shattered government villa, dozens of old men have gathered to talk about the liberation of their city.

“For three years al-Shabaab colonised us,” said Maalim Ali Barre, a clan elder. “Now we’re free.” Continue reading Wrecked city picks up the pieces as tide of war turns