Tag: Sahel

Mauritania increasingly worried about mounting terrorism in the Sahel

October 12, 2012

Mauritania is increasingly worried about the mounting terrorist threat in the Sahel that has become a safe heaven for organized crime and terrorism networks. Mauritania’s ... Read More

North Africa: Terrorism Evolution and Expansion

October 3, 2012

Tunisia’s president, Moncef Marzouki, has voiced concerns over insecurity in the region as he claims that Islamist militants linked to Al-Qaeda are moving towards North ... Read More

White House discusses Al-Qaeda Threat in North Africa

October 2, 2012

The terrorist threat posed by Al-Qaeda’s branch in North Africa was at the center of secret meetings held lately by the White House, says the ... Read More

Morocco and the U.S: a transatlantic alliance to address MENA’S challenges and opportunities

September 27, 2012

In a tragic yet entirely unexpected way, it is immediately post a dramatic event in the Maghreb- the unfortunate assassination of U.S. ambassador in Libya- ... Read More

Libya: will the militias help quell Islamist extremists ?

September 19, 2012

Libyan authorities have reportedly asked the militias operating in Benghazi to help quell the Islamist extremists accused of killing the US ambassador to Tripoli, Chris ... Read More