In Seattle, Local Somalis Struggle to Understand Why Young Men Would Return to a Country They Never Knew

Seattle Weekly | December 21, 2009
23-year-old Abdifatah Yusuf Isse's family thought he was visiting his girlfriend in Minneapolis during an extended break from studying economics at Eastern Washington University. In fact, he revealed, he was calling from Somalia.

Seattle Weekly

Seattle Weekly is the largest weekly in the Northwest and the predominant alternative to the JOA daily papers in Seattle. Founded in 1976, it serves up fiercely independent coverage of Seattle politics, urban issues, and arts, with prize-winning reporting and...
More »
Contact for Reprint Rights
  • Market Served: Metropolitan Area
  • Address: 307 Third Ave. S., Suite 200, Seattle, WA 98104-1006
  • Phone: (206) 623-0500