Conflict in Somalia, the Battlefield 1942 modification, takes you back in time to the events, tragedies, and bravery faced by soldiers in Somalia. Now, you and your friends can relive the event in a massive online battle that pits the American forces against Somalian troops. Command the arsenal and vehicles during that time and use precise teamwork to obtain your victories. This is no game, soldier, this is Conflict in Somalia!

Information regarding the real conflict in Somalia below.

On the eve of his departure from office, President Bush responds to U.N requests and orders Operation "Restore Hope" in December of 1992. The mission: to defend famine-relief efforts in the country of Somalia. For months prior, U.N officials and relief workers are thwarted by armed Somali clans in their attempts to deliver desperately-needed food and supplies to a starving country. Food is stolen from the docks and airport. Convoys are high jacked. And relief workers are attacked and sometimes killed.

During night of December 9th, U.S. Marines hit the beach while under the intense spotlights from dozens of TV cameras. They are the first of 25,000 troops sent to patrol the streets of Mogadishu, Somalia. Within months, the situation in Somalia is under control and food is finally able to reach a starving population. Although various warlords and their clans move about the streets, they are reluctant to tangle with U.S. troops.

As President Clinton settles into office in the early part of 1993, he expresses a will to decrease U.S. troops in the region. By June, only 1,200 combat troops and 3,000 support personnel remain. Meanwhile, the question of 'what next?' is answered with the idea of 'nation building' by many in the United Nations. The original mission of securing humanitarian relief gives way to rebuilding Somalia's infrastructure, restoring law and order and establishing a new government by forming a coalition of the Somali clans.

But General Mohamed Farrah Aidid, leader of 3 clans, continuously threatens the process. After 24 Pakistani soldiers are ambushed and massacred, a $25,000 reward is placed on Aidid's head. Admiral Jonathan Howe, Special Representative to the UN Secretary General and responsible for mediating the peace process, asks the U.S. to send special forces to apprehend Aidid.

After 4 American soldiers are killed by a remote detonated mine, the U.S. forms Task Force Ranger, a group of Delta Force commandos, Army Rangers, and pilots from 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (the "Night Stalkers"), led by Major General William F. Garrison.
On August 26, more than eight months after the Marines first landed in Somalia, 440 troops of Task Force Ranger arrive in Somalia with the mission to capture Aidid and his lieutenants. Task Force Ranger performs a number of missions with mixed results, as commanders in Somalia ask the U.S. for Bradley Fighting Vehicles and AC-130 Spectre gunships. The requests are denied by Secretary of Defense Les Aspen.

On the morning of October 3rd, members of Task Force Ranger receive information that Aidid and some of his lieutenants will be meeting in a house next to the Olympic Hotel. A detachment of Army Rangers and Delta commandos suit-up and head out via Blackhawk helicopters and MH-6 "Little Birds," flying above the streets of Mogadishu, towards their target.

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0 comments by Blackburns on Jun 3rd, 2003

Sorry folks, we have removed 0.2 from the downloads page because we don’t want anyone to get the wrong impression of us, simply because there are no skins on hardly anything and half of those models are horrible. still mirrors it though, if you’re interested.

Thanks for understand,

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Patch (v.31) for v.3 of the Battlefield 1942 modification, Conflict in Somalia.

Conflict in Somalia v.3

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v.3 of the Battlefield 1942 modification, Conflict in Somalia.

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Blackburns Creator
Blackburns Jun 12 2003, 10:57pm says:

Thanks, we are working round-clock!

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|AA|-|2endezvous Jun 8 2003, 1:43am says:

Hell ya this mods gunna be great!!! Props to ya blackburns, and i agree with what u said bout DC!!!

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Blackburns Creator
Blackburns May 27 2003, 3:34am says:

I just posted some news on the main front page.

Anyways every new person who "watches" this mod boosts our morale so get all your friends to "watch" us :) .


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[V]victor May 22 2003, 7:20pm says:

??? download where are you not here :)

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Blackburns Creator
Blackburns May 4 2003, 7:57pm says:

You can download 0.2 from here but keep in mind its only a demo

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sgargamellaz Apr 25 2003, 4:13pm says:

where i can download it???

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Madman_450 Mar 17 2003, 9:37pm says:

When I get home, this is getting downloaded immediately!

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Madman_450 Mar 13 2003, 11:08pm says:

Wow, looks cool. I haven't plaed bf1942 for a little bit. I must play tonight when I get home! Can't wait to get this mod.

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Blackburns Creator
Blackburns Feb 21 2003, 7:46pm says:

I fixed the promo images today and plan on adding more images to the gallery soon - BB

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Blackburns Creator
Blackburns Feb 13 2003, 12:43am says:

hehe thanks!

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