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Daawo: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2017/07/uncovering-somalia-forgotten-music-1970s-170704123301195.html Hargeisa – In 1331, famed Moroccan explorer Ibn Battuta arrived in Mogadishu, on the Banaadiri coast, in what is today Somalia. Battuta came across the richest, most powerful port in East Africa, at the fore of the Indian Ocean trade system, then the centrepiece of the global economy. Anchored off the coast,…

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Che Guevara and Fidel Castro: Revolutionary Friends A legendary friendship borne of youth and revolutionary zeal eventually succumbs to the strains of Cold War realpolitik. Che Guevara and Fidel Castro: Revolutionary Friends http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/face-to-face/2017/07/che-guevara-fidel-castro-revolutionary-friends-170711115942430.html

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“First, [Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan] is paying off its debts, both economic and military,” Mirzayan noted referring to the rumor that Al-Thani sent 150 special operations troops to Erdogan following the attempted coup. “Second, Erdogan is defending a loyal ally, with whom he is working hand in hand in Syria, North Africa, and with whom, until recently, he…

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