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Quick hit: Somali doctor Hawa Abdi stands down militants

TweetThe New York Times profiles Dr. Hawa Abdi, a 63-year-old Somali doctor who runs a hospital, school, and feeding program that supports nearly 100,000 refugees outside of Mogadishu. The land surrounding her hospital is considered one of the few safe zones in southern Somalia. And when militants attacked it last spring, Dr. Abdi held her [...]
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