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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Somalia's remittance crisis eclipses news of first US ambassador since 1991

(Medeshi)- For the last three weeks, Ali Eishe has been scrambling to find a way to send money to his nieces and nephews in Somalia.
 
From his home in Columbus, Ohio – host to the second-largest Somali population in the US — he sends up to $200 a month. The money comes from his small teacher's salary, and he's done this since his brother died in 2012, leaving 12 children behind.
Read more at csmonitor