Mukhtar Ibrahim

Contributing reporter
Minnesota Public Radio


Mukhtar Ibrahim Feature Archive

Abdirahmaan Muhumed
Over the past few months, as many as 15 young Somali-American men from the Twin Cities have traveled to Syria to join radical groups trying to overthrow President Bashar Assad's regime, according to the FBI. (06/12/2014)
When Idil Mohamed walks down the street with her husband, they often attract stares, and sometimes rude comments, because she is Somali and he is white. Somalis who marry non-Somalis are breaking the social norms of marriage and cultural traditions in their community. (07/31/2011)
Artiste and Ronnie Mayfield
A Minneapolis nonprofit aims to provide affordable housing to low-income and homeless people, and those it has helped will tell you the program is working. (03/02/2011)
More than 50 people gathered in front of Coffman Memorial Union at the University of Minnesota Friday to show support and solidarity with the Egyptian people who are protesting against their government. (01/28/2011)
Kids who play soccer in Mogadishu know what to do when a fight breaks out near their playground. (01/26/2011)
Two people were injured Monday evening after an apparent drive-by shooting outside the Brian Coyle Community Center in the Cedar-Riverside neighorhood of Minneapolis. (01/24/2011)