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Friday, November 28, 2008

"The Man with the American Thing in His Leg"

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"That's because Isse and his fancy surgery scars offer what little tangible evidence exists of a bare-knuckled war that has been waged silently, over the past five years, with the sole aim of preventing anarchic Somalia from becoming the world's next Afghanistan."

It's been a rough day, clearly, but one of the things I'm thankful for is new Paul Salopek dispatches.


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