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Transitional government (TFG) Deputy Prime Minister Hussein Mohammed Aidid (centre) flies by helicopter to newly liberated Afgoye. Backed by the Ethiopian military, TFG troops quickly captured territory previously held by the Union of Islamic Courts (UIC). Aidid is a former warlord and son of the feared Mohamed Farrah Aidid (Aideed), who was killed in 1996.