NEWS FROM SOMALIA:
There was not a hijab or niqab in sight as clubbers at the Global Dance Hall worked up a sweat to gangsta rap and Kenyan hip-hop. Instead, women shook their hair and stole glances at the men lining the wall.
Quite what Mogadishuâ€™s Union of Islamic Courts would have made of the occasional flash of ankle beneath the long dresses is anyoneâ€™s guess. But no one cared as they celebrated their new freedom.