In this Tuesday, May 22, 2012 photo released by the African Union-United Nations Support Team, soldiers serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) take up positions along a road near, ... more 
In this Tuesday, May 22, 2012 photo released by the African Union-United Nations Support Team, soldiers serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) take up positions along a road near, Deyniile, Somalia, during a joint AMISOM and Somali National Army (SNA) operation to seize and liberate territory from the al-Qaeda affiliated extremist group al-Shabaab. AMISOM Force Commander Lt. Gen Andrew Guti on Wednesday announced the beginning of "Operation Free Shabelle" aimed at bringing security and economic revival to the 400,000 people of the Afgoye Corridor and beyond in the Lower Shabelle region of Somalia, located to the south and west of the country's capital Mogadishu. (AP Photo/AU-UN IST, Stuart Price) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By AU-UN IST, Stuart Price
Thu, May 24, 2012 7:49 AM EDT