U.S. Marines load ammunition and weapons on a truck in Mogadishu, Somalia's, Bakara Market December 2006. A Marine stands holding a M60 machine gun, left, pointing it at a crowd of Somali civilians standing at the right. (Photo/Expert Infantry via Flickr)

US Sending Troops To Somalia For The First Time In 24 Years

The new deployment will be the first time US ground troops are officially deployed to Somalia.