April 8, 2012
Tuareg Nation Upsets U.S. Policy in Africa
Roger Kaplan, Weekly Standard
In the latest turn of events in the decade-long war on terror, U.S. counter-terrorism policy in Africa was dealt a blow – or an opportunity – with the declaration of independence of the Azawad, the territory claimed by the Tuareg tribes of northern Mali.
TAGGED: United States, Africa, Mali, Tuareg