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In Minneapolis, Somali-Americans Find Unwelcome Echoes of Strife at Home

NYTimes.com Sunday, 7 June 2020
Thousands left political chaos, violence and danger in Somalia. Now, many are surprised and alarmed at the dangers and distress they’re seeing in their new home.

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Somalia Somalia Country in the Horn of Africa

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Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 02:34Published
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Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:51Published
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Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 01:26Published
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Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:27Published

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