Africa and the War on Terrorism by John Davis

By John Davis

Abject poverty and legit corruption make components of Africa a really appealing vacation spot for terrorist agencies. possibilities have constructed through the pre-9/11 and submit 9-11 classes in Africa for the recruitment of terrorists, attainment of bases of operations and resources of investment for Al Qaeda or its affiliated terror teams. This complete quantity presents an intensive exam of significant terrorist occasions in Africa and highlights inner and exterior indices to demonstrate why Africa is so ripe for terrorism.

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Shtml. Retrieved on May 17, 2006. html. Retrieved on May 19, 2006. Ibid. See “Terrorism in the Horn of Africa,” 42 Africa and the War on Terrorism 32. htm. Retrieved on May 23, 2006. 33 See Doug Saunders, “A Terrifying War on Terror,” Global Policy Forum. htm. 34 Rotheberg, Battling Terrorism in the Horn of Africa, p. 60. 35 Saunders, “A Terrifying War on Terror,” Chapter 3 Kenya and the Global War on Terrorism: Searching for a New Role in a New War Raymond Muhula Introduction In August 1998 Kenya and Tanzania suffered two devastating attacks of terrorism.

Other researchers have challenged extant thinking on the causes of terrorism, suggesting that they do not go far enough in explaining repeated attacks on a target. 3 An emphasis on external factors allows researchers to understand the extent of symbolic representation of a dominating power as an important motivation for terrorist target selection. 5 One of the most salient features of terrorist target selection is ideology. Ideology shapes the terrorists’ morality regarding the consequences of their actions.

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