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from Photographers' Blog:
Prevailing violent conflict inside Somalia makes it difficult if not impossible for aid agencies to reach people.
Here is a selection of Reuters pictures from 1993 to 2011 on this war-torn country and failed state.
The news from Somalia seems to be relentlessly negative, writes Reuters Somalia correspondent Guled Mohamed. So it has been for the best part of 17 years since warlords overran the country in 1991 to usher in the modern period of chaos in this part of the Horn of Africa.