African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops, belonging to the Djiboutian contingent of the AU mission, embark on an operation to capture the al Shabaab-held town of Buule Burde, in the Hiraan ... more 
African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops, belonging to the Djiboutian contingent of the AU mission, embark on an operation to capture the al Shabaab-held town of Buule Burde, in the Hiraan region of Somalia, in this March 13, 2014 photo provided by the AU/UN Information Support Team. African Union peacekeepers and the Somali army have begun a major offensive against al Shabaab militants, the U.N.'s Special Representative to Somalia said on Wednesday, urging donors to fund logistical support. Buula Burde marks the sixth town captured this month by the African Union, in joint operations with the Somali National Army. Picture taken March 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ilyas A. Abukar/AU UN IST PHOTO/Handout via Reuters (SOMALIA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS MILITARY) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. NO SALES. NO ARCHIVES. THIS PICTURE IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS less 
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