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    Somali fighters enforce Sharia law - 09 Jul 09

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    Amid the conflict raging in Somalia, a little-reported battle of beliefs is under way in the port city of Kismayo.

    Al-Shabab fighters, who have vowed to topple the Somali government, are working to impose their version of Sharia law on residents. Those who do not comply are being severely punished.

    Al Jazeera's Zeina Awad reports.