Somalia: The Untenable US Counter Al-Shabaab Strategy


Somalilandsun – Allen Grane, an intern for the Council on Foreign Relations Africa Studies program and currently an officer in the Army National Guard with interests in Africa, conflict, and conflict resolution argues that that US policy or strategy in Somalia is failing if the aim is to defeat Al-Shabaab and create the conditions to rebuild Somalia as stable and functioning state in a piece titled “Is the U.S. Strategy in Somalia Working?