Mogadishu rocked by food demonstrations
By Abdi Sheikh and Abdi Mohamed
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A young man was killed when thousands of Somalis protested in Mogadishu on Monday over food traders' refusal to take old currency notes blamed for stoking spiraling inflation, witnesses said.
A shopkeeper shot the man dead after dozens of demonstrators wielding clubs and stones broke into his store. Locals said police wounded a teenage boy while trying to disperse hundreds of angry residents...
Just remember, it's a demonstration, not a riot. Keep repeating until you believe it.