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Mysteries linger over Westgate Mall attack
Kenyan government has failed to provide conclusive answers over what really happened in last year's mall attack.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2014 12:25 GMT
Summary executions in Somalia
Recent executions in Somalia put the quality of justice delivered by military courts into question.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2014 12:52 GMT
Boko Haram and defining the 'al-Qaeda network'
The presence of a British-born man in Boko Haram's ranks proves that the group's appeal is not confined to Nigeria.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2014 11:58 GMT
Investing in, not arresting Kenyan youth
Arbitrary raids and arrests in Nairobi perpetuate insecurity and terrorism.
Last updated: 19 May 2014 16:13 GMT
Video suggests Kenya troops looted Westgate
Footage appears to show men in fatigues taking bags from inside shopping centre where al-Shabab staged deadly siege.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2013 15:29 GMT
South Africa bears down on al-Shabab
After Kenya attack, authorities are ramping up investigations into the expat Somali community.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2013 09:38 GMT
Al-Shabab: Of media and mouthpieces
Can journalists cover a story like the Nairobi mall siege without rewarding extremists who are out for publicity?
Last updated: 29 Sep 2013 14:39 GMT
Making sense of the chaos in Kenya
The attack in Nairobi isn't necessarily a proxy war against Western interests, writes scholar.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 11:37 GMT
Al-Shabab: A war of vengeance?
As the Somali group claims responsibility for a brutal attack in Kenya, we examine the regional implications.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 11:35 GMT
'This is not Kenya's war'
As the siege in a Nairobi mall drags on, escaped shoppers think of those still trapped inside.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2013 18:11 GMT
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