Somalia is continually plagued by numerous problems, despite growing support for its central government. Other pressing challenges include famine and disease.

In October more than 500 people were killed in a double bombing in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
In October more than 500 people were killed in a double bombing in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. (Reuters Archive)

After years of enduring a protracted civil war, Somalia continues to face a set of intractable challenges with security foremost among them.

In October, more than 500 people were killed in a double bombing attack in the Somali capital of Mogadishu.

Others challenges include violence, famine and disease.

TRT World’s Andrew Hopkins reports.

Source: TRT World