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This handout picture released on February 21, 2013 by the African... News PhotoAfrican Union,Army Soldier,City,Conflict,Djibouti,Horizontal,Horn of Africa,Releasing,SomaliaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis handout picture released on February 21, 2013 by the African Union-United Nations Information Support Team shows a Djiboutian soldier patroling around a market in the Somali city of Belet Weyne on February 18. Belet Weyne, Somalia's fifth largest city, is located 315 km from the country's capital Mogadishu. The city was first liberated from the extremist group al Shabab in September 2011 by Ethiopian troops, but was taken over by the Djiboutian contingent of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in September 2012. AFP PHOTO / AU-UN IST PHOTO / TOBIN JONES (Photo credit should read TOBIN JONES/AFP/Getty Images)