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In Somalia, Political Progress Comes at a Price

Nov 28, 2016 | 09:15 GMT
In Somalia, Political Progress Comes at a Price
Somali police and AMISOM peacekeepers stand guard outside a school in Barawe on Oct. 11. Somalia's fragile security will become even more precarious now that the elections have begun.
(ANDREW RENNEISEN/Getty Images)

After a series of delays and heated political disputes, Somalia's parliamentary elections are finally underway. Though it is still unclear when the vote will be completed, one by one, the seats of the country's upper and lower houses are being filled. Despite the progress Somalia has made in recent years...

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