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U.S. Official Offers a Bleak Assessment of Somalia

A senior American military official on Friday painted a dire picture of the escalating tensions in Somalia, but said the United States was at a loss about what to do. “We do not have a plan to solve the Somalia problem,” acknowledged the official, who spoke to reporters in Nairobi only on condition of anonymity. Somalia, once again, is at a crisis point, with rising prospects of a major war between the weak, so-called transitional government and the increasingly powerful Islamic forces that rule Mogadishu, the capital. Full Story

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