Essential Reading to Understand The Headlines

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Al-Shabaab Back on a Rampage in Somalia While Politics and Terrorism Haunt Iraq

THE DAILY STAR : Al-Shabaab recruits in Somalia’s diaspora http://bit.ly/oToIkr

Somalia's al Shabaab ban non-Arabic signs on shops | Reuters http://bit.ly/mZBwJR

Aid groups: 20,000 flee Sudan fighting to Ethiopia http://bit.ly/r0wjOV

Youngstown News, UN: Famine in Africa killing more than 100 children a day http://bit.ly/mZguqK

5 troops killed in al-Qaida attack in Yemen| chinadaily.com.cn http://bit.ly/qunBwn

Northern Kurdish government criticises Iraq oil law - Ahram Online http://bit.ly/n0Wujz

Iraq Army Bus Is Ambushed - 9 Are Killed - NYTimes.com http://nyti.ms/nw7cXV

Two militants killed by own bomb in Waziristan | DAWN.COM http://bit.ly/oYmTK0