West Africa: Al-Qaeda in the Sahel Threatens Nigeria

AllAfrica.com 21 February 2013
By Hugo Odiogor

IN our previous analysis, we have shown why France went to war after Al -Qaeda in Mauritania and Mali, especially, to stop the international jihad agenda and the criminality associated with this agenda. that was being visited on its citizens in its former colony.

Secondly, it was part of the global strategy to stop Al-Qaeda, which has as part of its objectives, attacks on Western nations and their economic interests and cultural values. But the Mali question in the Sahel must be seen from five clear standing points. (continue reading...)