Tagged: African development

Al-Qaida growing in Africa

U.S. defense and counerterrorism officials say al-Qaida’s terror network is growing in both strength and numbers in North Africa, threatening to destablize the Sahara region.¬† International¬†relations Prof. Charles Stith, a former U.S. ambassador to Tanzania who direct’s BU’s African Presidential Archives and Research Center, says¬†it’s in America’s interest to help development in Africa. “Africa is […]