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Somalia Then and Now

Mary Harper

‘Madam, you are a potential terrorist. You and every other person in this room.’

Mary Harper

Mary Harper is the BBC's Africa Editor. She has reported from conflict zones on the continent for the past twenty years, with a special interest in Somalia and the growth of Islamism. She is the author of the forthcoming book Getting Somalia Wrong?: Faith, War and Hope in a Shattered State to be published by Zed Press in February next year.

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