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U.N. Envoy to Somalia Warns Against Cutting Off Remittances

Money sent home by family members abroad is the “lifeblood” of the African country’s economy, but it’s getting harder to get the money over there.

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Bank Crackdown Threatens Remittances to Somalia

California bank that handles the majority of money transfers from the United States to Somalia terminates accounts.

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Profit and Loss in Somalia

A former Delta Force soldier went to Mogadishu to help a little-known company train African soldiers to fight al-Shabab. He never came home.

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Top country doc was a Delta Force officer

Dr. “Rob” Marsh was badly wounded by mortar fragments in Mogadishu in 1993. Now he is a back country doctor in Virginia, and doing a great job.

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U.S. Strike Kills a Top Somali Militant

Tahlil Abdishakur, a key member of al-Shabab, died in an American drone strike just weeks after masterminding a bloody attack in Kenya.

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U.S. Conducts Counterterrorism Operation in Somalia

The Pentagon conducted an operation against the al Shabaab terrorist group in Somalia in what amounted to a rare public acknowledgement of the quiet work ...

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