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    US and Somalia Renew Diplomatic Ties After 20 Yearsi
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    January 18, 2013 2:01 AM
    The United States and Somalia have restored diplomatic relations for the first time in more than 20 years. The move allows Somalia's new leaders to regain international assistance as they fight al-Qaida affiliated terrorists. VOA State Department correspondent Scott Stearns has the story.

    US and Somalia Renew Diplomatic Ties After 20 Years

    Published January 17, 2013

    The United States and Somalia have restored diplomatic relations for the first time in more than 20 years. The move allows Somalia's new leaders to regain international assistance as they fight al-Qaida affiliated terrorists. VOA State Department correspondent Scott Stearns has the story.


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