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Jim Michaels

Jim Michaels writes for USA Today.

Blog Posts by Jim Michaels

Posted by Jim Michaels 1 week 3 days ago
The Pentagon on Sept. 5 confirmed that the leader of al-Shabab, an al-Qaida-linked organization in Africa, was killed in a U.S. airstrike in Somalia this week.The leader, Ahmed Abdi Godane, was...
Posted by Jim Michaels 51 weeks 3 days ago
The deadly mall attack in Kenya on Saturday is a sign that the al-Qaida-affiliated group that carried it out has been dealt a blow in Somalia and they are looking to generate headlines with...
Posted by Jim Michaels 2 years 28 weeks ago
The Taliban is attempting to capitalize on the outbreak of violence that followed the inadvertent burning of a Quran by NATO troops by characterizing the war as a conflict between infidels and Islam...