Updated: April 12, 2018:. Somalia gets very little coverage these days despite massive famine, and the presence of ISIS aligned terrorists and the fact that it is on President Trump's Muslim ban list. US troops are now in Somalia.
This power point covers the necessary history to appreciate the present, with a special focus on US involvement. If you are interested in a more cultural or geographical based presentation, you might try some of the other TpT products on Somalia.
The power point includes many charts, graphs, maps and provocative photos for students to analyze.
Included is a 4 sided note sheet.
The product leads up to the bottom - line question: should the US get involved in Somalia?
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