Concerned about terrorism as well as influence from Washington's economic rivals, the Obama administration is renewing its efforts to support the Somali central government.
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Large pro-democracy demonstrations in Burkina Faso have largely escaped the Western media’s radar.
One longs for the heyday of ancient Timbuktu, when African scholars pored studiously over learned manuscripts in quiet libraries.
The prospects for a new war in the Sahel appear increasingly probable.