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Sheik Ali Mohamud Rage, a spokesman for the al-Shabab militia,Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010, in Mogadishu, Somalia, who said that members of the group's "special forces" had carried out the attack against those "aiding the infidels." Scores of people were killed during the attack. (AP Photo/Mohamed Olad Hassan)
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Sheik Ali Mohamud Rage, a spokesman for the al-Shabab militia,Tuesday, Aug. 24, 2010, in Mogadishu, Somalia, who said that members of the group's "special forces" had carried out the attack against those "aiding the infidels." Scores of people were killed during the attack. (AP Photo/Mohamed Olad Hassan)

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