Somalia’s Tourism and America’s Role in Mogadishu

Michael Shank, Ph.D., Director of Foreign Policy at the Friends Committee on National Legislation and Adjunct Professor at George Mason University’s School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, talks about his recent trip to Mogadishu, Somalia, on Voice of America’s Africa 54 program.  Shank discusses Somali tourism and the need for the West to invest in socio-economic development, not merely military capacity.  Video courtesy of Voice of America.