Guns have been silent in
The lull in battles enabled
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Although one landmine exploded in south
The United Nations said 47,000 Somalis have fled
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While the generalised shelling and gunfire seen across thecity in recent days had stopped on Monday, a single blast followed by somegunfire rocked the Kilometre Four area of south Mogadishu around 8am (0500GMT), a Reuters witness said.
Military sources later said a landmine had gone off as aconvoy including the government's chief of military staff was driving past.
But there were no injuries, and it was unclear if it was atargeted attack or a mine left from previous days.
As Somalis stepped cautiously out on to the streets to checkon damage, stock up on food, and see friends or family, some began burying thecorpses virtually where they found them.
Several hundred people arebelieved to have been killed in the fighting.
With rotting bodies still lying in the streets on Monday, itwas impossible to calculate an exact death toll from what the InternationalCommittee of the Red Cross called
Somali reporters have seen scores of corpses,
Diplomatic efforts to halt the violence were being steppedup this week.
The International Contact Group on Somalia, which includesthe United States, European and African nations, was due to meet in Cairo.
Despite the fighting,
The administration is the 14th attempt to restore centralrule in
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