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© Paul Lowe / Panos Pictures..Africa, Somalia, Mogadishu  1992.An American soldier stands guard outside a feeding centre during the 1992 famine caused by the civil war in Somalia..In 1991 President Barre was overthrown by opposing clans,  but they failed to agree on a replacement and plunged the country into lawlessness and clan warfare. In December 1992 US Marines landed  near Mogadishu ahead of a UN peacekeeping force sent to restore order and safeguard relief supplies.  The US forces withdrew in 1993 following the debacle of Black Hawk Down..NO IMAGE MAY BE CROPPED OR DIGITALLY MODIFIED IN ANY MEDIUM AND ITS CAPTION MAY NOT BE ALTERED WITHOUT THE PRIOR WRITTEN AUTHORISATION OF THE PHOTOGRAPHER OR HIS AGENT...