U.S. Anti-Terror Aid to Kenya Hits U.S.$400 Million in a Decade
The U.S. Department of Defence has provided almost half a billion dollars in counterterrorism aid to Kenya, according to the U.S. Congressional Research Service, a public policy research institute of the United States Congress. The money has largely been used to train and equip the military.
Kenya has borne the brunt of Al-Shabaab attacks outside Somalia. Over the past decade, the group has attacked Kenya at least 30 times, leaving over 600 citizens and scores of ... Read more »
Following the ambush at dawn, the Al-Shabaab issued a statement, saying there were "severe casualties on both Kenyan and American troops stationed there" but the U.S. Africa ... Read more »
Four civilians and two suspected Al-Shabaab militants have been killed after attackers attempted to invade a police post in Dadaab, Garissa County. This comes two days after ... Read more »
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