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Terrorism in Africa: A pressing issue that’s not going anywhere

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The recent African Land Forces Summit (ALFS) 2019 hosted in Botswana was considered a great success by U.S Army Major General Roger L. Cloutier,...

Malian al Qaeda affiliate leaders on US terror list

The United States added two leaders of al Qaeda’s affiliate in Mali to its global terrorism list, accusing them of destabilising attacks across the...

Mali military base attack was massacre revenge

Al Qaeda-linked militants in Mali claimed responsibility for thwe attack on a military base that killed at least 11 soldiers, saying it was revenge...

Top US court backs Sudan in USS Cole bombing

The US Supreme Court stopped American sailors injured in the deadly 2000 al Qaeda bombing of the Navy destroyer USS Cole from collecting $314.7...

US denies being part of Libya al Qaeda raid

The US military denied being part of a raid on an al Qaeda site in the Libyan city Ubari, contradicting a Libyan official. The spokesperson...

Suspected al Qaeda leader arrested

Libyan authorities arrested a suspected al Qaeda leader who fled from Derna, once a jihadist bastion, a source in the attorney general’s office said. Abdel...

Senior al Qaeda commander killed in Eastern Libya

Eastern Libyan forces killed a senior al Qaeda figure in southern Libya, during an operation to secure oil and gas assets and fight militants...

Supreme Court divided over USS Cole bombing lawsuit

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US Supreme Court justices appeared divided as they weighed an effort by Sudan, backed by the US government, to avoid paying $314.7...

Al Qaeda Mali affiliate named a terrorist organisation

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The US State Department designated an al Qaeda affiliate in Mali, Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen, as a foreign terrorist organisation, cutting off...

Kenya still bearing scars of al Qaeda attack 20 years on

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Just after 10:30 on a sunny August morning in downtown Nairobi, 48-year-old Ali Mwadama was walking toward a bank opposite the US...

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...