Ethiopian Jets Hit Main Somali Airport

Ethiopian fighter jets bomb Mogadishu International Airport in neighboring Somalia. Ethiopian troops began an attack Sunday on forces of the Council of Islamic Courts, which controls Mogadishu and much of the rest of Somalia. New York Times reporter Jeffrey Gettleman discusses the conflict with Renee Montagne.

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