Dangerous liaison? Evaluating relations between Al-Shabab and Al-Qaeda
The detention of Ahmed Warsame in the US has renewed the discussion about possible cooperation between the powerful Somali Islamist insurgent movement Al-Shabab and Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.
The story of Warsame’s arrest went right by me in the midst of the debt ceiling farce. This article is quite interesting; I will be doing some additional research on the al-Shabab and al-Qaeda connection and posting my conclusions.