Ethiopia Plays Decisive Role in Somalia Conflict

In Somalia, Islamist fighters are retreating from the capital city of Mogadishu. Over the past several days, Ethiopian forces backed a campaign to halt the Islamists' drive to unseat Somalia's U.N.-backed government. Ethiopia's involvement in the conflict is receiving largely positive reviews on the streets of its capital, Addis Ababa.

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