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Al-Shabab, the global jihad, and terrorism without borders
The Westgate attack is part of a global strategy by militant groups, and to counter them, a new way forward is needed.
Daniel E Agbiboa
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 14:17 GMT
Sinai group says it was Israeli drone target
Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis claims four of its members were killed in missile strike in northern Egypt region.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2013 12:00 GMT
Deadly air strike reported in Sinai
At least five suspected armed fighters killed in what sources claimed to be an Israeli drone strike.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 21:31 GMT
Profile: Shokri Belaid
Slain politician was a critic of President Ben Ali who, post-revolution, became a vocal opponent of ruling Islamists.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2013 06:29 GMT
France launches Mali military intervention
President Hollande confirms French forces are supporting Bamako's counter-offensive against al-Qaeda-linked fighters.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013 20:06 GMT
Yemen's President Saleh arrives in US
Washington says that Ali Abdullah Saleh was granted a visa for purely medical reasons.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2012 04:53 GMT
Profile: Recep Tayyip Erdogan
In power since 2002, Erdogan's Islamist-leaning Justice and Development Party, has overseen unprecedented prosperity.
Last updated: 27 May 2011 10:49 GMT
Ethiopia denies Somalia incursion
Ethiopia has denied that its troops crossed into Somalia on Saturday to protect the interim government seat of Baidoa from an attack by the powerful Islamists movement.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2006 21:16 GMT
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