Thursday, December 5, 2019

Tag: al-qaida

Kenya Says all Gunmen Involved in Hotel...

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's security forces have killed the Islamic extremist gunmen whose assault on a luxury hotel and shopping complex took 14...

Fight Terrorism Or Control Resources: What’s the Real Reason...

Although the Trump administration has not expressed much of an interest in Africa, the U.S. has an increased presence in the continent. As China...

As ISIS Destroys African Antiquities, the Struggle...

“History is not everything” John Henrik Clarke once wrote, “but it is the starting point. History is a clock that people use to tell...

McCain Places Blame For Iraqi Al-Qaida Resurgence...

Forces allied with al-Qaida are battling to retake two major cities in Iraq's Sunni-dominated Anbar province: Ramadi, the capital of the province, and Fallujah,...

Somalia’s Al-Shabab Commanders Reported Killed in Strike

 An air strike in southern Somalia has killed two senior commanders of the militant Islamist group, al-Shabab, residents have told the BBC. The strike destroyed...

France, US in Dispute Over Roles in...

As France is hit with the logistical nightmares of carrying out a military operation in a country as remote as Mali, tensions have developed...

West African Nations Will Send Troops Into...

In a rare move, several countries in West Africa have agreed on a plan to send 3,300 troops into Mali to stabilize the neighboring...

Kenyan Troops Invade Kismayo In Bid To...

Kenyan troops have invaded the Somalian port city of Kismayo as part of an African Union military effort to drive the radical Islamic group...