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The Lessons of Somalia: Not Everything Went Wrong

Author: Chester A. Crocker
May/June 1995
Foreign Affairs


The mistakes of the U.S. intervention in Somalia should not obscure its successes: a humanitarian tragedy was averted, and the political landscape was improved.

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