African al-Qaeda

Rice, Xan
August 2010
New Statesman;8/9/2010, Vol. 139 Issue 5013, p33
The article discusses the 2010 bombings in Kampala, Uganda, carried out by the al-Shabaab terrorists based in Somalia. A number of issues are examined including the fundamentalist Islamic faith followed by al-Shabaab, the reaction to the bombing of Somalis living in Kampala, and Ugandan armed forces active in Somalia in 2007.


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