UN to go to Somalia

#1
Thought the U.S. had enough the first time round in Somalia? Well they decided to go again.

Islamist forces again control much of southern Somalia

Somalia's fragile transitional government would be left facing a growing insurgency with only an assortment of clan militias and newly trained recruits to defend it.

This statement comes just as the United Nations Security Council is due to consider a US proposal to send a full UN peacekeeping force to Somalia - something the AU has been pressing for.

The threat of all the African forces pulling out together might help to concentrate minds in New York, and make the adoption of such a resolution more likely, says our correspondent.
Full article: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7778246.stm
 
#2
hopp said:
Thought the U.S. had enough the first time round in Somalia? Well they decided to go again.

Islamist forces again control much of southern Somalia

Somalia's fragile transitional government would be left facing a growing insurgency with only an assortment of clan militias and newly trained recruits to defend it.

This statement comes just as the United Nations Security Council is due to consider a US proposal to send a full UN peacekeeping force to Somalia - something the AU has been pressing for.

The threat of all the African forces pulling out together might help to concentrate minds in New York, and make the adoption of such a resolution more likely, says our correspondent.
Full article: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7778246.stm
how long till a sequel to black hawk down is made?
 
#3
We have no reason to get involved there outside of FAE carpet bombing that one port supporting the piracy activity.
 
#4
Ah more criminals (I mean refugees) escaping to the western world to start new lives.
 

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