By AHMED M. MOHAMOUD SILANYO Special Correspondent
Posted Saturday, May 11 2013 at 16:23
The Horn of Africa has endured decades of violent repression, civil war, terrorism, and piracy. But after a period of neglect, the international community has taken preliminary steps to restore political stability in the region.
This new approach is evident in Somalia, where a new government, with support from the US and others, is making a concerted effort to move forward. There are signs of progress.