America versus Aidid

Kiley, Sam
October 1993
U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, p34
Discusses the current situation in Somalia and how the United States withdrawal will effect the country. Remarks by retired American Adm. Jonathan Howe, the head of the United Nations operation in Somalia; Why the US withdrawal will pull the teeth out of the UN peace-making operation; Confusion about how to deal with General Aidid; Trying to catch Aidid now would shatter the shaky truce; American combination of tanks and talks appears to be working well.


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