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12 Trailblazing Somali Women

'Horn' founder and editor Sumaya lists 12 trailblazing Somali women and why you need to know about them.


Dr. Hawa Abdi

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Dr. Abdi is a physician and activist who provides critical care and services in Somalia. The Dr. Hawa Abdi Foundation, which she runs with her two physician daughters, is a non-profit organization consisting of a hospital, school and nutritional center. In 2012 Abdi was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize.

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President Joe Biden Ends Trump's Muslim Travel Ban

President Joe Biden has done away with the 2017 Muslim travel ban enforced by the former Trump administration. The travel ban included several African and Middle Eastern countries.

Just hours after having been sworn in as the 46th President of the US alongside Vice President, Kamala Harris, President Joe Biden reportedly signed 17 executive orders including doing away with the infamous Muslim travel ban. The ban, which was enforced under the former Trump administration in 2017, targeted predominately Muslim countries in the Middle East but also included several African countries such as Nigeria, Chad, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania and Eritrea.
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