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Daemon
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Battle of Mogadishu Begins (1993)

In 1992, US armed forces, together with the United Nations, undertook a joint relief operation in Somalia, a country wracked by civil war and famine. Increasing violence in the area led to "Operation Gothic Serpent," a US mission to capture Somali warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidid's top advisors, but two US helicopters were shot down, and an urban battle ensued. Eighteen US servicemen and thousands of Somalis died in the fighting. What went wrong even before the helicopters were shot down? More...
Dialectrum
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Black Hawk Down
Milica Boghunovich
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Brick wall Propaganda.
MechPebbles
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What a disaster.
GabhSigenod
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Ah, the UN.

Mise, tá mé lán de dea-fhortún.
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one of my tenant was a ranger there
monamagda
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See the Video!!
http://vimeo.com/70572090


ReturntoMogadishu.com For the first time since the events of "Black Hawk Down" twenty years ago, U.S. Army Rangers from the battle return to Mogadishu, Somalia to relive the firefight in the city streets.
Directed by Matt Knighton, Produced by Mary Beth Minnis, Director of Photography Jacob Hamilton, Editor Gabriel Cox, Original Score by Kyle Lent
Fredric-frank Myers
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Sadly another disaster for America when they believe they are invincible because there white and have lots of money.... Yes, I an old disabled veteran.
TB Turtle
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Do we Really need to keep funding the UN? Without US cash the UN would not exist.
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