Somalia policy needs time to work: US military | Top News | Reuters

PhotoALGIERS (Reuters) – The United States will persevere with its policy of supporting Somalia’s fragile government because restoring security there will take time, the top U.S. military commander for Africa said on Wednesday.The U.S. military has been providing weapons and training to forces loyal to Somalia’s President Sheikh Sharif Ahmed, but the government still only controls a few blocks of the capital with the rest of the country in the hands of Islamist rebels.

Somalia policy needs time to work: US military | Top News | Reuters

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