Posts Tagged: somalia
From suicide bombers in the Middle East to drone operators in the United States, youth-on-youth violence has become epidemic.
The politicization of humanitarian aid poses a huge moral dilemma for NGO workers.
An ill-advised American-supported Ethiopian invasion transformed Al-Shabab from a marginal player into a major force.
Somalia's power-sharing system has failed.
New films, reports, and media coverage are finally giving the American public a taste of the personal tragedies involved in the U.S. drone war.
The war on terror has become a self-fulfilling prophecy.
A modest proposal for how to spy more effectively.
A deeper look at what the Westgate attack tells us about al-Shabaab--and how to respond.
In the wake of the horrific Westgate Mall attack, some nationalist Kenyan politicians are calling for reprisals against the country's Somalis--many of whom are native Kenyans.
When Kenya invaded Somalia in 2011, it overturned a 48-year-old policy of not involving itself in the armed conflicts of its neighbors—and now innocent Kenyans are paying the price.