Tag Archives: AQIM

New Front in Nigeria

“If the Nigerian government isn’t up to the job, expect the United States to take a greater interest in counterterrorism operations there.”   “If Nigeria can’t get control of this brewing sectarian war, however, the United States might opt for … Continue reading

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Touareg Alliance Declares Northern Mali as State of Azawad

Touareg militias formed an interim government in the self-proclaimed state of Azawad:  “the two groups have formed a 40-member committee, with half of members representing Ansar al-Din and the other half representing MNLA, to declare the government” “The agreement removes … Continue reading

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