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Bronwyn Bruton

Director of Programs and Studies; Deputy Director, Africa Center

Africa Center

Content

Sun, Aug 4, 2019

Bruton quoted in the Daily Nation on US policy toward al-Shabaab

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East Africa Extremism

Mon, Jul 15, 2019

Bruton joins Public Radio International to discuss whether the United States should negotiate with al-Shabaab

In the News by Atlantic Council

Extremism Somalia

Wed, Mar 20, 2019

Bruton quoted in Slate on US strikes in Somalia

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In the News by Bronwyn Bruton

Somalia

Mon, Dec 17, 2018

Bruton Joins PRI’s The World to Discuss US Airstrikes in Somalia

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In the News by Bronwyn Bruton

Somalia

Wed, Dec 5, 2018

Somaliland’s foreign minister discusses trade and recognition

Faratoon discussed Somaliland’s efforts to integrate into the regional economy, touting its partnership with the United Arab Emirates to substantially upgrade the Port of Berbera and develop a free economic zone to attract manufacturing firms and create much-needed jobs.

Event Recap by Africa Center

Africa East Africa

Fri, Sep 21, 2018

Fifth anniversary of Westgate Mall attack: Fighting Al-Shabaab in Africa

By the end of a four-day siege—the worst attack on Kenyan soil since the 1998 US Embassy bombing by al Qaeda—sixty-seven people were dead and more than two hundred wounded.

New Atlanticist by Ashish Kumar Sen

East Africa Somalia

Tue, Sep 11, 2018

Bruton Quoted in The Atlantic on War on Terror in Somalia

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In the News by Bronwyn Bruton

Somalia

Wed, Aug 1, 2018

Pham Quoted in the New York Times on the US Military Presence in Africa

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In the News by J. Peter Pham

Somalia

Mon, Apr 23, 2018

Somalia’s continuing crisis worsens with UAE dispute

While it is imperative to keep up military pressure on the militants, ultimately insurgencies like Somalia’s can only be defeated by political legitimacy.

AfricaSource by J. Peter Pham

Africa Corruption

Sun, Jan 7, 2018

Pham Quoted in Financial Times on Somalia’s Call for Debt Relief to Fight Terrorism

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In the News by J. Peter Pham

Somalia