Thu, 6 December 2018
Somalia is a place most Americans would like to forget about. The disastrous mission there in the 1990s left many Americans and many times more Somalis dead and little accomplished. Dan Joseph, the chief of the Africa desk at Voice of America has co-authored a book, Inside Al-Shabaab following governance in Somalia is went from bad to worse to today’s stalemate. 2 things have changed in the past 15 years, more American drones in the sky and more American Special Forces boots on the ground.