March 5, 2021

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Somalia: Opposition protesters run from government gunfire

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Heavy gunfire has broken out in Somalia’s capital as opposition leaders defied a ban on public gatherings to protest about delayed elections. A journalist livestreamed the moment protesters ran from government gunfire.

BBC Somalia correspondent Bella Sheegow reports from Mogadishu.

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