June 14, 2014

America's Man Fighting Terror in Africa

Eliza Griswold, New York Times

The Associated Press

“My job is to look at Africa and see where the threat to the United States is,” Linder said as he unfolded his map and traced circles around the territories where he knew extremist groups were operating. “I see Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, the Libyan problem set, Al Shabab in Somalia, Boko Haram in Nigeria, Ansar al-Sharia in Tunisia, Benghazi and Darna.”

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TAGGED: War On Terror, Africa, United States, Africom

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