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  • Two decades after 'Black Hawk Down,' Kerry visits Somalia story has photos
    Updated: May-05-15 1:08 pm

    MOGADISHU, Somalia - Two decades after dead American soldiers were dragged through the streets of Mogadishu, John Kerry on Tuesday became the first secretary of state to set foot in Somalia, a symbolic visit to show support for the African nation's fledgling government and the United States' readiness to move past a dark chapter in its history.

  • Somalia police: 9 killed by car bomb in capital story has photos
    Updated: Apr-21-15 11:04 am

    MOGADISHU, Somalia - A car bomb killed at least nine people and wounded many others at a restaurant in Somalia's capital on Tuesday, police said.