Tag Archives: Al Shabab

America and al-Shabab commit further drone executions without trial

Site stats say that nearly 3000 Americans have visited this site – twice as many as any other country but not large in Twitterland terms. 8500+ US visitors are recorded on an allied site. How many  of these readers would … Continue reading

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Drone strikes and ground force attacks cause ‘blowback’

James Fergusson, a journalist, the author of “The World’s Most Dangerous Place — Inside the Outlaw State of Somalia”, said on Radio 4 yesterday that whole villages in the areas attacked are going over to Al Shabab or Al Qaeda … Continue reading

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