October 7, 2013
Did Washington Miss Its Target in Africa?
Simon Tisdall, The Guardian
The Associated Press
The raids yielded one wanted man. They shed yet more blood. They played the terrorists' game. They invited further retaliation and escalation down the road. They reminded Muslims everywhere that the US, in righteous mood, has scant regard for other countries' borders and national rights. And they did nothing to address the roots and causes of confrontation between Islam and the west.
TAGGED: Ahmed Abdi Godane, Al Shabab, Somalia, Al-Qaeda