Somalia is one the seven nations named to General Wesley Clark.
The UK states that Somalia is the largest threat to its national security.
Saudi Arabia is waging a ruthless war on Yemen which sits on the same oil reserves that Somalia does, and has no problem with gaining access to and purchasing weapons from the USA.
Now Bomber Trump is getting seriously involved in Somalia.
America first? Or oil first?
“Analysis is suggesting offshore Somalia stands as a beacon on the East African margin, offering the potential for the next giant oil discoveries in the future,” says Dr Neil Hodgson, executive vice president of geoscience at Spectrum.
[source : Extracting Somali oil: is the risk worth the reward?, Offshore Technology, http://www.offshore-technology.com/features/featureextracting-somali-oil-is-the-risk-worth-the-reward-5742669/, 28th February 2017]