Blackhawk Down

Somalia: a nation in name only Introduction
Guns and fear
Daily living
The future
In May 1997, Inquirer staff writer Mark Bowden and staff photographer Peter Tobia journeyed to Mogadishu to chronicle what had become of the city since the American troop pullout in 1993. This essay in photographs and words by Peter Tobia is the result. All sound clips presented in Real Audio format.

In Inquirer Magazine:
Overrun by gangs, rule by no one; Somalia survives - barely

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