n African Security Review - On the danger of further attacks in sub-Saharan Africa : terrorism and Africa : commentary

Volume 12, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1024-6029
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Extracted from text ... Introduction The attacks in Mombasa of November 2002 drew attention to a region of the world that had been considered a minor stage in the fight against terrorism following September 11, namely sub-Saharan Africa. The alliance against terrorism previously limited its efforts in this area to preventing al-Qaeda fighters from finding refuge in the Horn of Africa. What seemed to have been forgotten was that the first monstrous attacks by al- Qaeda took place in East Africa. In 1998, the US embassies in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam were bombed, killing 291 and 10 people respectively. The recent actions ..

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