09/07/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Somalia, Al Qaeda Haven, To Be Obama's New Afghanistan: CSM

The Horn of Africa is a hotbed of pirates, Islamic radicals, warlords, refugees, and, lately, foreign armies trying to influence this killing field. The epicenter is Somalia, a Muslim land largely in chaos since 1991 and - this is the big worry - a possible nesting ground for Al Qaeda or its allies.

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