Somalis

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Minn. Somalis Support Homeland’s Prime Minister

Thousands of Somalis in Minnesota are expected to show support for the new prime minister of their homeland.

07/10/2011

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Not Guilty Plea For Minn. Man In Somali Case

A Minnesota man accused of helping young Somalis travel from the U.S. to fight in their homeland has pleaded not guilty.

05/02/2011

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Mpls. Indians, Somalis, Try To Bridge Differences

Longtime American Indian residents in a poor Minneapolis neighborhood and some of their new neighbors from Somalia are struggling to get along. A handful of alleged attacks against women and elders haven’t helped.

03/31/2011

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Minn. Muslims, Somalis Watch Terrorism Hearing

A congressional panel investigating homegrown terrorism in America displayed sharp divisions Thursday over how to frame the discussion, reflecting a country still struggling with how best to combat terrorism nearly a decade after the Sept. 11 attacks.

03/10/2011

Good Question: Why Did Somalis Locate Here?

It is perhaps the least likely place to find tens of thousands of African refugees: the cold, snowy, middle of America. So why are there so many Somalis in Minnesota?

01/19/2011

CDC, NIH To Study Autism Among Mpls. Somalis

National health groups are joining a study into autism rates among Somalis living in Minneapolis.

01/18/2011

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