May 24, 4:47 PM CDT
Media & Culture
Western Hostages Freed From Somalia Return Home
Esther Tran Le
on 01/31/12 AT 12:09 PM
Last week, U.S. Special Operations Forces went in to rescue the two hostages from their Somali kidnappers on orders from President Barack Obama.
Jessica Buchanan: Rescue Triggered by Failing Health?
on 01/25/12 AT 1:30 PM
She could hardly talk about Africa without tears in her eyes.”
Somali pirate families ask for U.S. pardon
By IBT Staff Reporter on 04/22/09 AT 9:34 AM
The mother of a teenager facing trial in the United States for piracy off Somalia wants President Barack Obama to pardon her son because he was misled into joining a sea gang.