'Shadow Foreign Policy' Somali Warlord Hires German Mercenaries to Provide Security Services

Politicians have reacted angrily to reports that a German firm has signed a deal with a Somali warlord to provide security services. Former members of German special forces and an elite police unit could soon be working as bodyguards and trainers in the lawless country.
A member of a pro-government militia in Mogadishu: A German security firm has signed a deal to provide security for a Somali warlord.

A member of a pro-government militia in Mogadishu: A German security firm has signed a deal to provide security for a Somali warlord.

Foto: Farah Abdi Warsameh/ AP
dgs - with wire reports