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Oct 16th, 2016
Washington (Bostonglobe + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Obama administration has intensified a clandestine war in Somalia over the past year, using Special Operations troops, airstrikes, private contractors, and African allies in an escalating campaign against militants in the anarchic nation. Hundreds of...
Oct 23rd, 2014
Washington ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A decorated solider involved in the battle in Somalia depicted by the film Black Hawk Down has died at the of 52. Retired Command Sgt. Maj. Robert ‘Bob’ Gallagher, who parachuted into Panama during Operation Just Cause in 1989 and fought in Bag...