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G-8 Summit volunteers to help tend to diplomats

...SAVANNAH, Ga. - Ask Karen Cassard about the bandits. In 1994, when she was the United Nations' chief procurement officer in Mogadishu, Somalia, she and her bodyguards came under attack. Bandits shot at them. Her bodyguards fired back. And, wearing two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/15/met_412246.shtml
Metro
Up to speed

...last week? Here's an update: world SOMALI UNREST: Islamic insurgents dragged soldiers' corpses through the streets of Mogadishu on Wednesday and set the bodies on fire during a surge of violence that killed at least 16 people and wounded dozens. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/27/xtr_121923.shtml
Xtreme
Across Georgia

...the largest loss of life in one day involving Fort Benning troops since Oct. 3, 1993, when six soldiers were killed in Mogadishu, Somalia. Army Spc. Tommy Byrd, 21, and Spc. Jeffrey Corbin, 30, were among the members of the 2nd Battalion, 69th...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/24/met_15158.shtml
Metro
'Hawk' is a somber look at war

...the true story of more than 100 U.S. soldiers sent into Mogadishu, Somalia, in 1993 to capture two lieutenants of a local...overly Southern. When the Americans get to the market area of Mogadishu, the attitude becomes more somber. The movie becomes all-out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/29/xtr_335496.shtml
Xtreme
Bush is doing what Clinton wouldn't

...Center was set in motion by Osama bin Laden. The spectacle of dead American soldiers being dragged through the streets of Mogadishu was revolting. The Clinton administration did not try to support or rescue them for fear of appearing too warlike. Instead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/30/let_98680.shtml
Letters
Augustans hear soldier's story

...the wounded and dying during the Oct. 3, 1993, battle in Mogadishu, Somalia. Eighteen U.S. soldiers died and more than 70...Lt. Col. Bruce Adams, on the Oct. 3, 1993, battle in Mogadishu, Somalia Reach Brandon Haddock at (706) 823-3409 or bhaddock...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/15/met_333537.shtml
Metro
Clinton helped set the stage for 9-11

...was being planned in the 1990s when your president, Bill Clinton, was in the White House. At the same time in 1993, in Mogadishu, Somalia - close to Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Iran - there were terrorists that our Special Forces were sent in to capture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/11/let_143195.shtml
Letters
Mighty cloud of witnesses

...centuries, Americans would die in places like Flanders field, Pearl Harbor, Iwo Jima, Normandy, Chosen, Seoul, Khe Sanh, Mogadishu, Kabul and Baghdad defending freedom. In World War I more Americans died in battle in three months than were killed during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/11/edi_390486.shtml
Editorials
Cheney war statements hit the mark

...the Somalia conflict, in which we were humiliated when some of our slaughtered troops were dragged through the streets of Mogadishu. I am a lifelong Democrat, but I stand four-square behind President George W. Bush's determination and courage to persevere...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/02/let_28249.shtml
Letters
'If not now, when?'

...posthumously, to Army Master Sgt. Gary Gordon and Army Sgt. First Class Randy Shughart for their valor on Oct. 3, 1993, in Mogadishu, Somalia. These are rare individuals indeed. Thank goodness someone set out to chronicle the remarkable courage of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/19/edi_393163.shtml
Editorials