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Military alone will not stop terrorism

Military alone will not stop terrorism

By Kenny Kyunghoon Lee, Contributing Columnist

April 7, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Military intervention must be accompanied by political reforms in order to curb terrorism.

Westgate Shopping Center attack incentive for counterterror plans

Westgate Shopping Center attack incentive for counterterror plans

September 24, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

The attack perpetrated by al-Shabab militants on the Westgate shopping center, which is situated in an affluent suburb in Nairobi, Kenya, has so far claimed the lives of over 60 people. In recent months, many international affairs experts have signaled that Shabab’s influence was waning in Somalia and North Africa. They were mistaken. Shabab, a Somali-based terrorist group, immediately claimed res...