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Disputes over politics and money, especially income from Kismayo and Mogadishu ports, threaten the new President’s new order

Political rivals, warlords and some regional officials are already testing the mettle of President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, just over a month after his election. Relatively untarnished by the cut-throat world of Somali politics, the former civil activist and World Bank consultant was regarded hopefully by some diplomats as the herald of a ‘Somali Spring’.

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Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed, Abdiweli Mohamed Ali, Abdullahi Ali Nur, Sid Ali Moallin Abdulle, Abdi Jinow Alasaw, Abukar Omar Adani, Abdulkadir Nur Eno, Turkish, Augustine Mahiga, Hassan Moalim, Hussein Moalim, Mohamed Abdullah Mohamed, Farmajo, Kenya, Anthony Ngere, Mohamed Yusuf Haji, Farah Maalim Mohamed, Raila Oginga Odinga, Ahmed Mohamed Islaan, Madobe, Kamal Dahir Hassan Gutale, Mohamed Abdi Hassan, Afweyne, Abdi Farah Shirdon Said, Asha Haji Elmi, Abdisalam Omar, Qatar, Fahad Yasin Haji Dahir, Farah Abdiqadir, Liberia, Fowziya Zaaxi Adan, Muse Hassan Abdulle, Abdikarim Hussein Guled, Ahmed Mohamed Wehliye Haji, Al Haraka al Shabaab al Mujahideen, Al Shabaab, Shabaab, Ala Sheikh, Eid, Al Jazeera, AC