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The State of the Palestinian Economy

At first glance, the Palestinian economy appears to be booming: People are out on the streets, and small shops are packed. But the territory is under Israeli military control, and heavily dependent upon international aid.

Business, Economics and Jobs

Somali food protests

The global food crisis hit Somalia today where thousands of people protested in the capital, Mogadishu, as traders are refusing to sell food for anything except US dollars; Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with reporter Mohammed Olad Hassan in Mogadishu.