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European and U.S. boots in the Horn of Africa: Djibouti becoming region´s garrison town.

European and U.S. boots in the Horn of Africa: Djibouti becoming region´s garrison town.

Washington has been building up a large military base in Djibouti and training regional armies to fight al-Shabab in Somalia. Once a French Colony and base of the Foreign Legion,…

Terrorist Boko Haram attacked Nigerian Air Force base.

Terrorist Boko Haram attacked Nigerian Air Force base.

Boko Haram, a Nigerian terrorist group with ties to al Qaeda, launched a major attack on a Nigerian Air Force base in the insurgency-wracked city of Maiduguri. A number of…

Tactics of U.S. counterterror efforts in Africa.

Tactics of U.S. counterterror efforts in Africa.

The U.S. commando raids in Libya and Somalia suggest the future shape of U.S. counterterrorism efforts — brief, targeted raids against highly sought extremist figures — and highlight the rise…

Al Qaeda strategy is to keep Pakistan as safe heaven and focuse on Northern Africa, Iraq, Syria, Yemen and Somalia.

Al Qaeda strategy is to keep Pakistan as safe heaven and focuse on Northern Africa, Iraq, Syria, Yemen and Somalia.

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri has issued his first specific guidelines for jihad, urging restraint in attacking other Muslim sects and non-Muslims and in starting conflicts in countries where jihadis…

Peacekeeping force fully deployed in January 2014 in the Central African Republic.

Peacekeeping force fully deployed in January 2014 in the Central African Republic.

Military reinforcements have begun arriving in Central African Republic CAR but the planned 3,600-strong peace keeping force will not be fully deployed before 2014. There is chaos in CAR since…

Washington deployed military personnel and drones in Niger.

Washington deployed military personnel and drones in Niger.

On Wednesday, Niger´s Foreign Minister Mohamed Bazoum welcomed armed U.S. drones send to Niger to help in its battle against an armed Islamist threat and drug trafficking in the Sahara..…

Protected in Central African Republic, war criminal “The Devil” Joseph Kony still fugitive.

Protected in Central African Republic, war criminal “The Devil” Joseph Kony still fugitive.

The rebel Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), led by fugitive warlord criminal “The Devil”  Joseph Kony, is likely to be weaker than it has been in at least 20 years with…

Public/private partnership opens innovation in areas like Security and Public Safety.

Public/private partnership opens innovation in areas like Security and Public Safety.

In his article for FORBES, the VP of Xerox Charles “Chuck” Brooks tell us how to advance to a new era of social and technological change thorugh public/private interaction. He…

Chad announced killing in Mali of terrorist butcher in algerian gas plant.

Chad announced killing in Mali of terrorist butcher in algerian gas plant.

The announced death of one of the world’s most wanted terrorists would be a major blow to al-Qaeda in the region and to Islamist terrorists already forced to flee towns…

African Union sending peace forces into Mali.

African Union sending peace forces into Mali.

African defense officials from the West African regional body ECOWAS met in Abidjan on Saturday to accelerate the deployment of more African troops to Mali. According to ECOWAS officials nearly…

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