Monday, July 19, 2010
Al Shabab Strikes Outside of Somalia - Will U.S. Policy Change?
The terrorist group that has raised so much havoc inside Somalia has now struck outside of the Somali borders. The twin suicide bombings of Uganda mark the first time that the group has hit targets in another country. The U.S. thus far has followed a policy of containment - keeping the strife caused by Al Shabab inside of Somalia. It remains to be seen if this policy is successful given the Uganda terrorist operation. Read more in "US takes stock after Al Shabab terrorist bombings in Uganda", The Christian Science Monitor, July 14, 2010.