Al Shabab

Canada's Quiet Fight Against Al-Qaida Splinter Group

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.23.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - With the world's attention focused on fighting in Syria, Mali and Afghanistan, Canada has been quietly supporting the fight against Somalia's...

Kenyan Troops Enter Somalia

CBC | Posted 12.16.2011 | Canada

Kenyan military forces have moved into southern Somalia to pursue suspected Islamist militants after a series of kidnappings along the bo...

Famine In East Africa A Tragic Case Of Deja Vu

CP | Posted 09.19.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - As she sees images coming out of drought-stricken Africa this week, Rosemary McCarney is struck by a single thought. ...