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Somalia transition plan on track as Amisom begins exit
Somalia transition plan on track as Amisom begins exit
On April 30 2018, the African Union Peace and Security Council endorsed the Somalia transition plan. Since then, the AU Mission in Somalia (Amisom)...
Secularism is not the answer to fundamentalist violence
Secularism is not the answer to fundamentalist violence
Religious fundamentalist violence is becoming increasingly pervasive and enduring in many parts of the world. In the past few years alone, we have...
US war in Somalia kills civilians
US war in Somalia kills civilians
In June 2018, the United States department of defence confidently told the US Congress that its military operations in Somalia, including air...
Nairobi attack highlights 'new generation' of Shabab recruits
Nairobi attack highlights 'new generation' of Shabab recruits
Profiles of key suspects in last month's terror attack in Nairobi point to the worrying rise of a new generation of Kenyan jihadists, analysts...
Kenya suffers Somali blowback
Kenya suffers Somali blowback
Nairobi —That the attack on the DusitD2 hotel and office complex in Nairobi, in which 21 people died, including five of the...
Kenya terror attack highlights security challenges
Kenya terror attack highlights security challenges
The latest terror attack on a...
Kenya police scour rubble as hotel attack toll jumps to 21
Kenya police scour rubble as hotel attack toll jumps to 21
Kenyan police scoured the rubble of a Nairobi hotel complex for more victims Wednesday as the death toll from a jihadist attack jumped to 21 and...
Kenyatta announces end to al-Shabab attack in Nairobi
Kenyatta announces end to al-Shabab attack in Nairobi
Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta announced on Wednesday that the siege by al-Shabab extremists at an upmarket hotel complex in Nairobi is over and...
Somalia executes man on anniversary of deadly Mogadishu bombing
Somalia executes man on anniversary of deadly Mogadishu bombing
As Somalia commemorated the anniversary of a deadly 2017 blast which left at least 500 people dead and scores more injured, a man convicted for his...
Five years after Westgate, Al-Shabab is weakened but not yet defeated
Five years after Westgate, Al-Shabab is weakened but not yet defeated
It’s been five years since four attackers made their way into Westgate, a popular shopping mall in the rich Westlands area of Nairobi, and...
How Kenya is managing security 20 years after the Nairobi blast
How Kenya is managing security 20 years after the Nairobi blast
It’s been 20 years since the attack on the US embassy in Kenya’s capital Nairobi. A suicide bomber detonated two truck bombs killing 200 people. A...
Mozambique’s mysterious insurgency
Mozambique’s mysterious insurgency
Armed militants are burning villages and beheading civilians in northern Mozambique — and no one knows who they are, or what they want....

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