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Somalia: Somalis in the US pledge funds to oppose occupation

Banaadir blogs about Somalis in Minnesota pledging support and funds to liberate Somalia from foreign occupation: “Somali Minnesotans raised funds, signed petitions, sang patriotic songs, cried and felt for the rape victims, wounded, massacred, displaced, refugees, and the suffering masses in Mogadishu. They listened lectures from prominent speakers such Ex-Prime Minister, Honorable Abdirizak Haji Hussein, Profesor Abdi Ismail Samatar and Imam Sheikh Abdirahman Sharif.”

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