Somali justice – Islamist-style
Page last updated at 07:55 GMT, Wednesday, 20 May 2009 08:55 UK
By Mohamed Mohamed
BBC Somali Service
The dusty streets of Kismayo in Somalia echoed to the sound of a vehicle with loud speakers summoning residents to a new form of public “entertainment” earlier this month.
People were being invited to see a man have his hand chopped off in a public park in the city.
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