Africa

Al-Shabab Attack Unlikely to Prompt Western Interventioni
X
October 01, 2013 6:30 PM
The September 21 assault by al-Shabab gunmen on Kenya's Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi claimed the lives of at least 67 people - many of them foreigners. Despite calls for greater Western involvement in the fight against the al-Qaida affiliate, analysts say regional forces will continue to take the lead. Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA.

Al-Shabab Attack Unlikely to Prompt Western Intervention

Published October 01, 2013

The September 21 assault by al-Shabab gunmen on Kenya's Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi claimed the lives of at least 67 people - many of them foreigners. Despite calls for greater Western involvement in the fight against the al-Qaida affiliate, analysts say regional forces will continue to take the lead. Henry Ridgwell reports for VOA.


You May Like

China Investigates Former Powerful Security Chief

Former security chief and member of Politburo Standing Committee, Zhou Yongkang, under investigation for suspected 'serious disciplinary violation' More

India, US Look to Reset Ties During Kerry Visit

This week's talks will be first high level interaction between two countries since Prime Minister Narendra Modi took charge More

Video Young African Leadership Program Renamed to Honor Mandela

YALI program, launched by President Obama in 2010, aims to build skills in business, entrepreneurship, public management and civic leadership More