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In Kenya Bus Terror Attack, Muslim Passengers Protect Christians by Refusing to Separate

A group from Somalia is suspected to be responsible for the Kenya bus terror attack.

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Photos Show Terrorist Group Al-Shabab's Attack on Kenyan University That Left 147 Dead

"If you were a Christian you were shot on the spot."
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Kenyan Protesters Stand Up to Their Government's Inept Violence Control

"How do you explain someone coming from nowhere and shooting 28 people?"
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Somalia Drone Strike: At Least Two Alleged Al-Shabab Members Killed

A drone targeted two men in a car, likely members of al Shabab, the terrorist group behind Kenya's Westgate Mall shooting last month.
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How Al-Shabab is Using Twitter For Terrorism

How social media and the internet are changing the dynamics of terrorism, as exemplified by the recent attack in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Navy SEAL Somalia Raid Goes Bad, Libya Raid Goes Right, As U.S. Captures Terrorist

U.S. Navy SEALs are believed to have killed a senior leader of the terrorist organization Al Shabab during an early morning raid in southern Somalia.
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Kenya and Nigeria Attacks are Tragic, But They Expose What We Need To Learn About Terrorism

Acts of terror like the mall attack in Kenya are often unique in cause, but not in scope of tragedy. Understanding why violence is used can help counter their impact, and diminish reoccurrence.
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Terrorism in Africa: An Inside Look At the 3 Most Dangerous African Terrorist Groups

The recent siege at Nairobi's Westgate mall, the massacre at a Nigerian university, and last year's international intervention in Mali bring Africa's insurgencies to international attention.
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Mic Check: 20 Photos From Kenya’s Deadly Terrorist Attack

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