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How Al Shabaab operates in Kenya.

How Al Shabaab operates in Kenya

The UN has warned that the Muslim Youth Council is continuously recruiting and training youth to fight in Somalia and launch attacks in Kenya.

According to the UN monitoring group on Somalia and Eritrea, the MYC, which has since been renamed Al Hijra, is based in Majengo, Nairobi and is using its havens in Somalia to launch attacks in Kenya. “Monitoring Group investigations reveal that the MYC in particular has been deploying several operational cells to Kenya in recent months for this purpose,” the report reveals.

The report set to be released soon says the al Shabaab continues to represent a serious threat to peace, security and stability, not only in Somalia but also on the international scene. It reveals that MYC has links with the Ansaar Muslim Youth Centre (AMYC) in Tanzania and al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (Yemen). READ MORE HERE