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Conflict & Justice

German lawyers to defend Somali pirates

A group of German lawyers seeks to defend nine Somali men accused of an attempted pirate attack on a German freighter. The alleged pirates are in custody in Kenya, where they face trial this week. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with one of the German lawyers, Oliver Wallasch.

Politics

Bombing in Somalia

Today, an explosion killed at least 18 people in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from the BBC's Mohammed Olad Hassan.