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Kenya 'will pursue Somali rebels'

Kenya 'will pursue Somali rebels' | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Kenyan troops fighting Islamist insurgents in southern Somalia promise to carry out air strikes deeper into rebel-held territory...
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Kenyan Motives in Somalia Predate Recent Abductions

The Kenyan government revealed that its foray against Islamist militants was not simply a response to a wave of kidnappings, as previously claimed, but to keep violence from spilling across its border.
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Kenya's push into Somalia slows as ministers arrive in country for talks

Kenya's push into Somalia slows as ministers arrive in country for talks | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Kenyan army hampered by heavy rain as troops head towards Afmadow, where al-Shabab militants are entrenched...
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Somali Islamists ban aid groups, renewing famine concerns

Somali Islamists ban aid groups, renewing famine concerns | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Somalia's Islamist insurgency banned Western aid agencies from its territory, raising concerns that famine could return to parts of the northeast African nation.
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What is Somalia's Al Shabab?

The international community has more questions than answers about the Somali militant group Al Shabab, the target of Kenya's military incursion into Somalia. But they know how it affords food for its troops – and it's not from piracy.

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In Rare Rally, Somalis Protest Shabab

Thousands packed into a stadium to denounce the group for a suicide bombing last week that killed scores of people.
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