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The Daily Beast : Al-Shabab Stealing Somali Children From Hawa Abdi’s Refugee Camp

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/02/28/shabaab-stealing-somali-children-from-hawa-abdi-s-refugee-camp.html Al-Shabab Stealing Somali Children From Hawa Abdi’s Refugee Camp Eliza Griswold Feb 28, 2012 8:21 PM EST Dr. Hawa Abdi’s camp is under siege from al Qaeda–backed militants, who snatched 700 kids on a recent raid. One recent morning … Continue reading

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The Daily Beast : Somali Shabaab Militants Target Dr. Hawa Abdi’s Camp

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/02/28/somali-shabaab-militants-target-dr-hawa-abdi-s-camp.html Somali Shabaab Militants Target Dr. Hawa Abdi’s Camp Sarah J. Robbins Feb 28, 2012 2:31 PM EST Al Qaeda claims to have a deed to part of Dr. Hawa Abdi’s land At the heart of the conflict in Somalia, … Continue reading

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Toronto Star : Somalia’s Shabab occupy beloved “Mama Hawa” camp

http://www.thestar.com/news/world/article/1137615–somalia-s-shabab-occupy-beloved-mama-hawa-camp Somalia’s Shabab occupy beloved “Mama Hawa” camp February 27, 2012 Michelle Shephard Dr. Hawa Abdi, known as Mama Hawa in Somalia, is shown with her daughter Deqo Mohamed, 36, also a doctor. MICHELLE SHEPHARD/TORONTO STAR FILE PHOTO Somali fighters … Continue reading

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Newsweek : Under Siege In Somalia

http://www.thedailybeast.com/newsweek/2011/08/07/dr-hawa-abdi-somalia-under-siege.html A people plagued by catastrophic famine—and the tyranny of Islamist fanatics. by Dr. Hawa Abdi , Sarah J. Robbins | August 7, 2011 10:0 AM EDT Hawa Abdi is an obstetrician and gynecologist who in 1983 established a one-room … Continue reading

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Dr Hawa and Dr Deqa on Canadian Radio

Dr Hawa and Dr Deqa were on CBC’s The Current and Metro Morning You can listen to the inverviews here : Metro Morning (8 minutes) The Current (23 minutes)

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NYT: Under Siege in War-Torn Somalia, a Doctor Holds Her Ground

NYT: Under Siege in War-Torn Somalia, a Doctor Holds Her Ground http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/08/world/africa/08somalia.html

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Dr. Hawa Abdi Honored by City of Irving

Dr. Hawa Abdi Honored by City of Irving http://www.amoudfoundation.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=215

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NYT: Heroic, Female and Muslim

NYT: Heroic, Female and Muslim http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/16/opinion/16kristof.html

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CBS news: Fearless Somali Doctor Stares Down Warlords

CBS news: Fearless Somali Doctor Stares Down Warlords http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/11/09/eveningnews/main7038748.shtml

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Women of the Year 2010: Dr Hawa Abdi & Her Daughters

Women of the Year 2010: Dr Hawa Abdi & Her Daughters http://somalilandpress.com/women-of-the-year-2010-dr-hawa-abdi-her-daughters-19036

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