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Kenya undecided as Somalia pleads for assistance

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Kenya undecided as Somalia pleads for assistance

Somalia's president has declared a state of emergency following weeks of intense fighting, and the government has requested foreign troops from neighboring countries to help stabilize the troubled nation. A Worldfocus contributing blogger describes how Somalia's neighbors have reacted to the request for intervention.

Posted: June 22, 2009 09:35   Comments: 0
Moderate Islamist leader elected president of Somalia

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Moderate Islamist leader elected president of Somalia

A Worldfocus contributing blogger discusses Somalia's new leader, a moderate Islamist who was driven out of power by Ethiopian forces only a few years ago.

Posted: February 3, 2009 07:30   Comments: 1

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